Subject: Re: Serial Line Weirdness/Bug?
To: Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/13/2000 09:24:00
On Fri, Jul 14, 2000 at 12:01:16AM +1000, Robert Elz wrote:
> The right way to fix this is to change the settings in /etc/ttys
> (mark tty00 with the "local" flag) and then run ttyflags -a
> which will make the driver ignore carrier until you explicitly
> change it back again.
Actually, the *right* way is to use the dialout device, /dev/dty00 :-)
Now that we have dialout devices, the sticky flags set by ttyflags(1)
are no longer really necessary.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>