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    SubjectRe: Serial Console changes in linux 2.4.15??
    Alan Cox <> writes:

    > > If i manually put the lines back (the "#if 0" and "#endif"), then my serial
    > > console works just fine.
    > Except that you broke serial support for CREAD control
    > > Did someone submit serial.c with the "#if 0" lines removed by accident?
    > No
    > > My other question is: Why does this break the serial console?
    > Your user space is buggy I think, and didn't set CREAD

    Old versions of /sbin/init are broken and clear CREAD. Most getty's (except
    mingetty) do the right thing. I saw the change at 2.4.2 -> 2.4.3. I
    don't why some people have managed to avoid it for longer periods of

    The great mystery is how /sbin/init managed to work in 2.4.2....

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