Subject: Re: serial console blocking problem
To: Patrick Welche <>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/11/2007 11:15:30
On Tue, Dec 11, 2007 at 02:39:12PM +0000, Patrick Welche wrote:
> That seems to make sense, but I'm a little puzzled, as the box hasn't got
> stuck before, yet had the same setup of serial console with nothing
> plugged into the other end of the cable. Am I missing something?

Did you turn on flow control, or turn off ignore-DTR (the "local" flag)
on the console TTY?

  Thor Lancelot Simon	                           

  "The inconsistency is startling, though admittedly, if consistency is to
   be abandoned or transcended, there is no problem."	      - Noam Chomsky