[PATCH] getty: Wait until all output written to stdouthas beentransmitted
jcathey at ciena.com
Mon Jan 24 22:18:40 UTC 2011
>That is, it takes more than 20 seconds to transmit the buffer contents
>... so that 1 second delay doesn't make much difference.
Exactly why trying to fix this system-specific problem
within getty itself is doomed to failure. His _system_
design is incorrect, if there's an important message
to get out before beginning to use normal sessions
(getty) on that port, then his _system_ configuration,
probably via init scripts or whatever, needs changing.
Whenever you try to fix a problem in the wrong place,
it usually breaks something else. If you're lucky,
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