Re: " <at> " erases line, "#" erases previous character, serial console
Henry Nelson <netb <at> yuba.kcn.ne.jp>
2006-04-26 00:56:55 GMT
On Tue, Apr 25, 2006 at 09:19:59PM +0000, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> In article <20060425205316.GA11023 <at> yuba.kcn.ne.jp>,
> Henry Nelson <netb <at> yuba.kcn.ne.jp> wrote:
> >I *thought* I had a serial console working fine on i386, but at the
> >login prompt, " <at> " acts like ^u and "#" acts like Backspace. Once
> >logged in, the keyboard acts normally -- it's only at the login
> >prompt and password input.
> >Ideas? This one has me totally stumped.
> man gettytab?
Sorry, still not sure what to do.
Should I edit "/etc/gettytab" and change
:ce:ck:np:im=\r\n%s/%m (%h) (%t)\r\n\r\n:
:er='^?':kl='^u':ce:ck:np:im=\r\n%s/%m (%h) (%t)\r\n\r\n:
I don't recall ever having such a problem on sparc (IPC, Classic, SS5). Is
there something inherently different between sparc and i386 in the way getty
works? (IIRC, I have never used wscons with sparc, and am a bit new to it,
if that is the source of my problems. See 2nd question below.)
After logging in, wscons takes over, so I no longer have a problem; is that
In "/etc/tty" I have: