Re: Strange /dev/pts/ problem
To quote Francois Gelis <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
# I am running libc6 version 2.2.1-1, with a kernel 2.4.0 in which I
# configured the use of the devfs architecture.
The problem sounds like it might be because you're not running 'devfsd'.
'apt-get install devfsd', and reboot. If you're not using Woody or Sid,
read http://dharris.freeshell.org/linux/index.html (the first blurb) to
see how to (relatively) safely getting a Woody/Sid package on your
David Barclay Harris, Clan Barclay
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