Subject: Re: Problem with the 3/7 sources.
To: Chris G. Demetriou <>
From: Jan-Hinrich Fessel <oskar@zappa.Ruhr.DE>
List: current-users
Date: 03/14/1994 07:03:47
> believe it or not, the above 'mess' wasn't a 'mess' -- it enabled
> you to use a getty on a serial port.  before, that wasn't possible
> to do safely, w/o hacking the kernel sources.

I used my serial ports with getty for long now.  No problems, except
nobody else seemed to use them...