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Re: [vox-tech] stopping serial console
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Re: [vox-tech] stopping serial console



On Tue, Mar 12, 2002 at 05:57:23PM -0800, eric nelson wrote:
> I built a kernel today, and checked 'support console on serial port'.  Then, 
> I wanted to set up minicom between the pc and another box, and I got a login 
> (duh, that's what I set up).  But, I don't really want a login, I just want 
> to use the port, and don't want to recompile the kernel.
> 
> Anyway to stop this behavior?

You should be able to stop the kernel logs on boot up by specifing a
console=tty1 via lilo as already suggested.

To stop the login prompt (if there is one), you should comment out the
appropriate getty on that tty port from /etc/inittab.

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