Subject: Re: pty issue after netbsd-2 to netbsd-3 upgrade
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/17/2005 11:06:21
In article <>,
Joel CARNAT  <> wrote:
>it's been a few days I'm running netbsd-3 kernel over a 2_STABLE
>userland with no trouble. Now I've just succeeded in compiling the whole
>netbsd-3 userland and did the "./ ... install=/". X didn't
>compile with the build process, so I compiled the whole userland (minus
>X) with and X from /usr/xsrc (make build && make install).
>when I use my non-root account, no Xterm start any more :(
>firefox, windowmaker are OK though.
>Xterm starts fine when I startx as root.
>same issue if I log to X from xdm.

You are probably missing /dev/ptm and /dev/ptmx