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SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH 2/5] hvc_console: Add tty driver flag TTY_DRIVER_RESET_TERMIOS
On Tue, 14 Oct 2008 11:12:49 +0200
Hendrik Brueckner <> wrote:

> From: Hendrik Brueckner <>
> After a tty hangup() or close() operation, processes might not reset the
> termio settings to a sane state.

That is the job of the getty task normally. pty is special as the reissue
of the same pty is done as a new device (with new state).

Setting this on the hvc would parallel the PC vt console behaviour but
differ from most other ports.

Anyway its a policy question for PPC64 so if thats how you want it to work

Acked-by: Alan Cox <>

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