Devpts

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Jun 28 09:17:04 PDT 2000



> Has anyone looked into using devpts for consoles? What I don't
> understand is that in the devices.txt it says that tty is obsoleted, but
> it doesn't tell you how to use/change inittab so agetty/getty uses
> /dev/pts.

I believe agetty has to be compiled to use Unix98 PTY's instead of the
old obsolete tty's. Not sure how to do that though, never got around to
do that. 

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