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SubjectRe: cua* vs ttyS*
On Sun, 9 Aug 1998, Richard B. Johnson wrote:

> On Sun, 9 Aug 1998, Szabolcs Ban wrote:
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > I always get error messages, when I switch between X and console.
> > gpm says cua0 is not a good choice to my mouse :]]
> > If I believe at that message, the ttyS0 said me it was buzy by the gpm, so I
> > couldn't start X.
> > Solution?
> >
> Edit /etc/inittab so it is not trying to use ttyS0 for a 'getty'. Then
> you should be able to use ttyS0 for your serial mouse. Unless you remember
> the magic signal to send init (I don't), you will have to re-boot.

try: telinit q

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