Re: tty->count != #fd's

Derrik Pates (
Thu, 14 Nov 1996 08:17:07 -0700 (MST)

On Thu, 14 Nov 1996, Thomas Koenig wrote:

> I just had the following warning in 2.0.25:
> foo kernel: Warning: dev (04:c5) tty->count(1) != #fd's(2) in do_tty_hangup
> This appears to happen sometimes when a ssh connection is terminated,
> from random pty's.

I saw this quite often mid-way through the 1.3.x (x = [ 50 -> 80, or about
there ] ) especially if I tried to start/stop PPP when X was running. It
was happening on serial TTYs tho (ttyS1 generally) so that might be
unrelated. I haven't seen it since then, though.

Derrik Pates

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