Subject: Re: Latest 1.5D Xfree 4.2.0 Snapshot bootlap1.fs br0ken
To: Bruno Saverio Delbono <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/09/2002 22:15:13
On Mon, Apr 08, 2002 at 08:48:11PM -0700, Bruno Saverio Delbono wrote:
> I guess this is not bootlap but a installboot issue. I should really
> start writing more useful subjects!...
> Anyway, I successfully installed the latest 1.5ZD snapshot with an
> older boot floppy.
> Issue #2) I cannot login via the console (ttyE0) as root. Somehow the
> first time, even typing in the username(in this case root) is not
> echo'd to the screen. After that, I am able to see the username when I
> type the username but I cannot login.
> This works from a different console (anthing >ttyE0)

Maybe both /dev/console and /dev/ttyE0 are enabled in /dev/ttys ?

Manuel Bouyer <>