initial console

Xavier Grave grave at
Thu Oct 19 18:22:11 EST 2000

First of all : thanks.
On Wed, 18 Oct 2000, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> What does /dev/console look like?
Under 2.2.17 kernel (which boot...)
[root at ipnpwpc3 /dev]>ls -la /dev/console
crw-r--r--    1 root     root       5,   1 oct 19 08:24 /dev/console
is this good or not ? Do you need more information ?
If so how can I get it ?
> Did you enable any device that can provide a console functionality, like e.g.
[xavier at ipnpcu5 linuxppc_2_5]>grep VT .config
[xavier at ipnpcu5 linuxppc_2_5]>grep CONFIG_SERIAL_CONSOLE .config

33 (0) 1 69 15 79 59
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