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Re: [BRLTTY] brltty deb update give still a eternal still unresolved problem

Jan and Bertil Smark Nilsson <jbsn@aapt.net.au> writes:

> Greetings,
> On Mon, 18 Dec 2006, Mario Lang wrote:
>> The one thing I can think of is that you probably
>> once started brltty not with the init.d script but
>> directly.  If you just run "brltty" to start brltty, it
>> will not create the /var/run/brltty.pid file, and
>> "/etc/init.d/brltty start" will not recognize that brltty
>> is already running.  Aldo, could this be the problem?
>> If so, we should probably look at some kind of device locking
>> mechanism for brltty, so that it doesnt murder itself if
>> started twice.  I know the effect as well, what happens
>> is that two daemons are accessing the same device, and producing garbage...
>> BRLTTY should really not disable itself.
> Am I missing something here? In my Etch installation brltty is started
> in grub.

I can imagine how one would start b rltty in the initramfs image,
but I never saw anyone start brltty in grub.  What configuration
did you do on your system that makes you believe brltty
is started in grub?

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