Re: EOVERFLOW while accessing /dev/pts/256
On Mon, Sep 13, 2004 at 10:29:15AM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> [Please Cc me, I'm not subscribed.]
> I'm not even sure this is a bug... But it almost looks like that old
> pty devices are not reused.
> What can I do to regain access to my screen session? Rebooting this
> this server would be quite painful.
The behaviour has changed a few times and I think 2.6.8 reuses pty
numbers again. Anyway, you should recompile screen with LFS support