Subject: xterm ioctl's in -current
To: None <gtimuss@sirius.UVic.CA>
From: Matthieu Herrb <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/28/1996 10:00:10
You wrote (in your message from Wed 27)
> I'm running XFree86 3.12 on NetBSD -current for i386.
> Since about 960317, xterm's abort with the following error:
> xterm: Error 23, errno 25: Inappropriate ioctl for device
> If I return to my March 8 kernel, things work fine. Tried compiling new
> xterm from latest source, but same problem. The only options I think could
> have anything to do with this follow:
It's COMPAT_43 that's needed to implelement the sgtty interface still
used by xterm.
I fixed this in XFree86 a couple of days ago, so the next XFree86
release won't need option COMPAT_43 in the kernel.