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Re: System console on serial port

Hello, Martin!

On Mon, Jun 28, 2004 at 06:16:56PM +0200, Smith, Martin wrote:
> Anybody know how to make a serial COM port the system console device?
> The Debian installation defaulted to the video monitor and keyboard as
> the sys console, but they have been removed. I have the com ports
> enabled with getty.

Add e.g. the following options to your kernel command line:

console=tty0 console=ttyS1,9600

See Documentation/serial-console.txt in the kernel sources for more

With kind regards,

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