echoing to console during serial install...
I've created a custom install CD with a custom kernel that installs on
several platforms... some with graphical consoles, others with serial. At
the end of the install, I run a late_command script that prompts the user
for some information relevant to my installs. On the platforms with
graphics, I switch virtual terminals, echo the questions out to the
display, read the input from the keyboard, then jump back to tty1 when I am
done. This works great. On the serial console, however, I can't seem to
find a way to clear the screen, echo the text, then jump back to the
install. Is there any way that my script can get control of ttyS0, when
the late_command is being executed?
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