Pseudo-TTY

Perrin Aybara vze24938 at verizon.net
Tue Jan 2 14:03:01 PST 2001


Everything you listed is covered--maybe if I link /dev/ptmx to
/dev/pseudo-tty?


Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> Configure your kernel to run devpts (dynamic allocation of pseudo-tty's) - a
> much cleaner and easier way to manage those pseudo-tty's. No more static
> files in /dev to worry about
> 
> configure kernel to include it
> run "mkdir /dev/pts"
> run "mknod /dev/ptmx  c 5 2"
> add thsi line to /etc/fstab
> none            /dev/pts        devpts  gid=5,mode=620  0       0
> 
> mount it by running: mount /dev/pts
> 
> and all should be ok now. There should be no need to recompile glibc or
> anything else.
> 
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