Subject: Re: Broken 8-bit mode in recent -current?
To: Robert L. Shady <>
From: Jan-Hinrich Fessel <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/21/1994 22:27:54
> I used to have a couple patches that would make the NetBSD-current dialups
> work at N-8-1 really well, one was to /usr/include/sys/ttydefaults.h that
> specified the default as CS8 -PARENB, and the other was to getty to not
> switch back to 7-E-1 before exec'ing login.  This used to work a couple
> weeks ago, but after upgrading to -current as of Apr 18, it doesn't seem
> to work anymore.. Was anything along those lines changed?

Yes, you have to use May 2 getty.
Noone seems to be working on that one, though.

I'll give it a try in a couple of days.