Subject: Re: ptyfs fully working now...
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/11/2004 20:23:19
In article <>,
Rui Paulo <> wrote:
>On Thu, 11 Nov 2004 13:49:38 GMT
> (Christos Zoulas) wrote:
>> I don't understand the question. I just removed all the pty's and rebooted
>> with ptyfs mounted. I don't think that you can disable one specifically.
>Using the old scheme, I can disable a pty like this:
>ttyp1   none    network off
>Or am I reading ttys(5) erroneously ?

"off" means don't run a program on it. It does not mean that you cannot
open it and use it. So for pty's "off" means don't run "none" :-)