Subject: Re: what's still using pccons ?
To: Luke Mewburn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 05/10/2001 00:51:18
> a) Modify openpty(3) to skip ttyv. This is the easiest
> solution for now, but we lose 16 ptys. I'm going to
> commit this for now; we can always revert once one
> of the above occurs.
#ifdef __i386__ || __prep__ ...
> b) Implement SYSV style pty cloning. This has many benefits,
> a people have been claiming we need it for ages, but we
> don't have it yet. It still doesn't get around the fact
> we'll still probably have BSD style entries still around,
> so I'd like to clean up this ttyv problem.
indeed. solaris still has them, for example...
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