Re: debian lenny serial console garbage with a cyclades
Angel L. Mateo wrote:
> I have a few dell poweredge servers (with debian lenny) connected
> through a serial port with a cyclades console server.
> I can log in into the cyclades and connect to one of this server. Then,
> I can see the boot of the server and so on.
> The problem I have is that during the boot, while loading drivers, when
> it loads serial driver, I get a lot of garbage and console doesn't work
> until login (that is, I can't see messages displays by init.d scripts).
> When login is run, it works again without any problem.
> The garbage I get is:
> [ 2.982482] Serial: 8250/16550 driver $Revision: 1.90 $ 4 ports, IRQ
> [ 2.991704] serial8250: ttyS0 at I/O 0x3f8 (irq = 4) is a NS16550A
> [ 2.998232] serial8250: ttyS1 at I/O 0x2f8 (irq = 3) is a 16550A
> Debian GNU/Linux 5.0 felis116 ttyS0
> felis116 login:
> Then, I can't see anything until login is reached.
> The cyclades configuration for this port is (I configured it as a
> Console (Telnet) port):
> s26.tty ttyS26
> s26.alias felis116
> s26.issue \r\n Welcome to Console Server Management Server %h port S
> %p \n\r\n
> s26.speed 115200
> s26.datasize 8
> s26.stopbits 1
> s26.parity none
> s26.flow none
> s26.dcd 0
> any idea?
What's your kernel line on boot?
I have this one
kernel /vmlinuz-22.214.171.124eko2 ro console=0,115200