Soekris net4801 and DragonFly BSD

Simon 'corecode' Schubert corecode at
Thu Apr 12 15:52:44 PDT 2007

Thomas Nikolajsen wrote:
Btw: After netbooting pc this way, starting getty on serial console
doesn't work by editing /ect/ttys and using 'kill -HUP 1'; guess init
has a reference to /etc/ttys file on NFS mount from CD, not for file
on MFS, which is edited. Just start getty on command line.
I just had a look, init does indeed close and reopen the file (via libc ttyent functions).  So this must be some kernel issue because the / overlay gets mounted after init is run.  strange that init can't access the new mount then.  Matt, is this intended?

Serve - BSD     +++  RENT this banner advert  +++    ASCII Ribbon   /"\
Work - Mac      +++  space for low €€€ NOW!1  +++      Campaign     \ /
Party Enjoy Relax   |      Against  HTML   \
Dude 2c 2 the max   !       Mail + News   / \
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: pgp00010.pgp
Type: application/octet-stream
Size: 252 bytes
Desc: "Description: OpenPGP digital signature"
URL: <>

More information about the Kernel mailing list