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SubjectRe: 2.4.12 ... 2.4.16, /dev/tty
On Wednesday, 28 November 2001, Joachim Backes wrote:
> Hi, Dominik,
[snip no controlling tty problem]
> > I believe it's a problem with /bin/login, which has a race condition
> > preventing it from opening /dev/tty. It is fixed in rawhide, upgrading
> > util-linux to at least 2.11f-6 solved this for me.
> > So it's not a kernel issue.
> Thanks, this helped me a lot. Only one issue: after installing rawhide
> vers. 2.11f-16
> of util-linux and not 2.11f-6, my problem disappeared.

Yes, yes. My mistake. I must've been hungry when writing that, because
I simply ate the '1'. :-) Sorry.

"The Universe doesn't give you any points for doing things that are easy."
-- Sheridan to Garibaldi in Babylon 5:"The Geometry of Shadows"
Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski <rathann(at)>
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