[Buildroot] [PATCH] system: add "askfirst shell" as an option for busybox init

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Tue Dec 16 07:14:50 UTC 2014

Dear Alexey Brodkin,

On Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:56:24 +0300, Alexey Brodkin wrote:
> Consider following cases:
>  * Buildroot only builds rootfs that could be used on systems with
>    different default serial ports (ttyS0, ttyS1, ttyAMA3 etc)

To achieve this, there is no need for a new option, just specify
"console" as the terminal on which to run getty. The only change needed
is to add "console" to /etc/securetty.

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering

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