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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/1] char nvtty: Network Virtual Terminal support
> If I well understood the pty/tty pair modem lines they can be used to
> send receive serial data but they cannot be used to set the serial
> parameters since the slave doesn't send to the master the serial
> settings a userland application does on it, doesn't it?

Currently this is the case.

> > Otherwise its a very nice implementation of something I don't think we
> > should have implemented in the kernel.
> Thanks, but I still don't understand how I can set the serial settings
> without a specific tty driver and just using the pty/tty pair modem
> lines... :'(

I'd rather see either tweaks to the pty/tty code to support this and
modem line setting, or something like your nvt which can be used for
arbitary protocols rather than being tied to the nvt telnet protocol


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