bugSystem V style init programs - Bugs: bug #32097, automatically spawn agetty


bug #32097: automatically spawn agetty

Submitted by:  Ludwig Nussel <lnussel>
Submitted on:  Tue 11 Jan 2011 02:46:07 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: Closed

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Wed 28 Feb 2018 02:30:42 AM UTC, comment #1:

This patch has been added to the beta branch and should appear in the 2.89 release.

Jesse <newguy>
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Tue 11 Jan 2011 02:46:07 PM UTC, original submission:

The feature is useful for developers and admins that occasionally need to boot with e.g. console=ttyS0. The built in default can be overridden via inittab for each device. An entry like "S0::off:" turns off the getty on ttyS0.

Ludwig Nussel <lnussel>


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Wed 28 Feb 2018 02:31:30 AM UTCnewguyOpen/ClosedOpen=>Closed
    Wed 28 Feb 2018 02:30:42 AM UTCnewguyStatusNone=>Fixed
    Tue 11 Jan 2011 02:46:07 PM UTClnusselAttached File-=>Added 0001-automatically-spawn-agetty-on-kernel-consoles.diff, #22390

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