On Wed, 9 Sep 1998, Thomas Riemer wrote:
> Thanks for the helpful hints - I've actually managed to get characters
> flowing through the serial line at this point.
> I noticed in my debugging that the kernel was generating an error
> that it couldn't open /dev/console - it looked like it was failing
> on dz_open. Anyone tell me the vague story on how /dev/console
> gets mapped to the serial port? Or at least point me at the right
Perhaps Miquel van Smoorenburg <firstname.lastname@example.org> can tell you more
about it, he has written parts of the kernel console code.