Re: init/umount problem persists
In <[🔎] 20000205215515.J806@paper.kitenet.net>,
at Date: Sat, 5 Feb 2000 21:55:15 -0500,
on Subject: Re: init/umount problem persists,
Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Taketoshi Sano wrote:
> > /* allow time for last message to reach serial console */
> > - sleep(2);
> > + sleep(5);
> Hm, I don't understand why the rest of the patch required that value be
> tweaked. Unfortunatly, this airplane doesn't have the boot-floppies source
> aboard, so I can't investigate..
Sorry, that part may not important. I included this because that setting
does work for me. I have not understand why waitfor() in init.c can't work,
but I know the change I commited does work for me.
> I've often been annoyed by the way boot-floppies pauses before reboot. If
> all that sleep is there for is to let the text propigate to a serial
> console, couldn't it only happen if a serial console is in use?
Maybe Erik can dig into this. I can not test it using a serial console.
Taketoshi Sano: <email@example.com>,<firstname.lastname@example.org>,<email@example.com>