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Re: Where is /dev/pts?



On Sat, Jan 29, 2000 at 09:46:28AM +0100, Santiago Vila wrote:
> Exactly. Since base-files contains /proc, which is a mount point, should
> it not contain /dev/pts as well? [ I get a message on boot saying "unable
> to mount etc. etc, /dev/pts does not exist" ].
> 
> Or maybe there are circumstances in which mounting unix98 pty devices is
> undesirable?

Actually, there is an init script which is intended to take care of
this '/etc/init.d/devpts.sh', part of the libc6 package. Although it was
missing from a recent libc6. The latest libc6 includes it again but I
notice a RC bug (56507) is filed against it. 

		Greg


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