Re: Linux-2.0.1 (patch in serial.c is a problem)

Jon Lewis (
Fri, 5 Jul 1996 01:21:18 -0400 (EDT)

On Wed, 3 Jul 1996, Carsten Paeth wrote:

> The patch in serial.c breaks all getty's (mgetty/agetty/uugetty)
> on serial lines, because CLOCAL is not long set by default.
> I undo this patch for me, now it is working.

I just upgraded a system to 2.0.1 last night. It uses Cyclades ports to
answer 50 modems. I noticed no problems. What exactly do you mean by
"breaks all getty's"? I'm using agetty on the VC's and mgetty on the

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