getty

Denys Vlasenko vda.linux at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 9 20:49:35 UTC 2011


On Friday 07 January 2011 17:46, David Henderson wrote:
> Thanks for the reply Harald.  I tried doing that, but ran into 
> problems.  First, I'm using runit instead of standard init which breaks 
> things down into three stages (1=boot, 2=running system, 
> 3=shutdown|reboot).  I can successfully get to a prompt if I add "exec 
> /bin/bash" as the final line in stage 1,

What does it mean "add 'string' as the final line in stage 1"?
Not everyone is familiar with runit.


> >>> David Henderson wrote:
> >>>    
> >>>> I'm trying to get several terminals setup on a custom distro and are
> >>>> starting them with the following line (using runit):
> >>>>
> >>>> exec getty -i -n -t 0 -L 115200 tty1
> >>>>
> >>>> However, I still get timed out after 60 seconds and I'm being
> >>>> prompted for a username.

Can you describe in more details what you see?
List reader don't see your screen, you know.

-- 
vda


More information about the busybox mailing list