Re: test6pre1 change for sysrq config-option

From: Philipp Rumpf (
Date: Fri Aug 04 2000 - 03:28:40 EST

On Fri, Aug 04, 2000 at 09:56:42AM +0200, Rogier Wolff wrote:
> I have a machine here with Serial console. I just tried sending break
> to activate the magic sysrq, but it didn't work. I verified I'm
> sending the break correctly, but I'm not getting the menu.

which program are you using to open the serial console on the machine you
send the sysrq to ? Try strace'ing it to check whether it has set
the BRKINT flag in termios.c_iflag, which is currently required for
serial sysrq to work.

> > If this is a case, this is a bug which should be fixed.

It is fixed in test6-pre2.

        Philipp Rumpf

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