Teminal issues in -dev

Ken Moffat ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Oct 15 15:58:52 PDT 2008


On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 03:36:11PM -0700, Dan Nicholson wrote:
> 
> You need devices, specifically /dev/tty for passwd (see getpass(3)).
> jhalfs tears down the chroot when it's done, and the only way to get
> it back is to do it manually like in the book. This has come up a
> bunch of times in the past.
> 
 A quick strace on a working 'less' shows that also uses /dev/tty so
it's probably the same thing.

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