Subject: Re: How to get a tty out of SLIP line discipline?
To: Steve Woodford <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/22/2001 11:19:29
On Tue, May 22, 2001 at 09:53:32AM +0100, Steve Woodford wrote:
> That doesn't solve the problem of `sticky' line disciplines (which I also
> noticed recently while working on a pet line-discipline-(ab)using project).

That's not good.

> IMHO, the original poster is correct in that there should be a Better Way.

Of course. I was only suggesting a existing method which might have solved
the problem.

> If there are no objections (such as "but this is how it's *supposed* to
> work, and everyone else does it this way too") I'll commit a change in the
> next couple of days which will reset things to the default termios(4) line
> discipline on close(2).

Sounds good. But please test SLIP with that change before committing it.

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler