Subject: Re: How to get a tty out of SLIP line discipline?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/22/2001 14:21:58
On Tue, 22 May 2001, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> In article <20010518123846.B29306@polderland.nl>,
> Olaf Seibert <email@example.com> writes:
> > I finally rebooted, but there must be a better way?
> You could try ttyflags(8).
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).
IMHO, the original poster is correct in that there should be a Better Way.
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).
What do you mean `reset things to the default termios(4) line
discipline on close(2)?' What about devices that require a
specific line discipline, like the keyboard or mouse line
disciplines? Those disciplines are permanent and should never