Re: GDM, getty and VTs
On Sun, Dec 27, 2009 at 2:21 PM, Gaijin <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 26, 2009 at 01:37:03PM +0100, Mario Lang quoted:
>> Josselin Mouette <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> > it’s been a long-standing tradition on Linux to have 6 started getty
>> > processes, in tty1 to tty6. However this doesn’t correspond anymore to
>> > the way we use our machines.
> I use all six, and wish there were twelve.
It is fairly easy to configure getty to start twelve times, just add
more of these lines in /etc/inittab:
6:23:respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty6