[PATCH] getty: Wait until all output written to stdout has beentransmitted

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at sunsite.dk
Tue Jan 25 08:28:58 UTC 2011

>>>>> "Denys" == Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux at googlemail.com> writes:


 >> why is it required? as the tty should have been 
 >> closed and reopened before, the queues should already be empty.
 >> So which 
 >> output get lost, exactly please.

 Denys> I don't know what output gets truncated. I assume it's kernel
 Denys> console output.

I believe it's output from the init scripts.

 Denys> Unfortunately, whoever added that flush forgot to add a detailed comment:

Yeah :/

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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