Subject: Re: serial terminal trouble
To: Jussi Hamalainen <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/04/2001 18:28:52
In message <>, Jussi =
inen writes:
>Hi eveyone.
>I have a SPARCstation IPX and VT420 terminal hooked up to it (not
>the console). I can't get getty to talk to the terminal nor does
>the terminal talk to getty, but if I try with minicom, the connection
>works OK in both directions. The VT420 is configured to 9600, 8n1,
>data leads only and no xoff. Any ideas?

I have vagure recollections that at least one of the serial ports on =

some early SPARCstations had no modem control lines.  You may need to =

configure getty appropriately.

		--Steve Bellovin,