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    SubjectRe: Flexible Console open (really little patch)
    Richard Gooch wrote:
    > >
    > > I don't think so. It solves a problem at a very easy way and does not
    > > hurt anyone. We support a few paths for the init program - why don't
    > > be flexible with the path of /dev/console? (Specialy if there is a good
    > > reason for: it's possible that /dev will be mounted later from a boot
    > > script.)

    How about a console= line passed by the boot loader?

    > As Matti has pointed out, you can have /dev/console sitting on your
    > root device for use before devfs is mounted.

    Not if /dev does not exist, the exact problem I ran into with LRP, which creates
    /dev/ from /linuxrc.

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