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Re: Decstation 5000/150 2.3.99pre2/ still login problems

To: Geert Uytterhoeven <Geert.Uytterhoeven@sonycom.com>
Subject: Re: Decstation 5000/150 2.3.99pre2/ still login problems
From: Richard <richardh@penguin.nl>
Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2000 16:41:05 +0100
Cc: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
References: <Pine.GSO.4.10.10003241507430.7616-100000@dandelion.sonytel.be>
Sender: owner-linuxmips@oss.sgi.com
Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:

> On Fri, 24 Mar 2000, Florian Lohoff wrote:
> > still the same problems - since the mid 2.3.4x kernels i cant
> > log into my decstation 5000 - It seems the pseudo tty code
> > is non functional.
> >
> > An telnet or "ssh" causes the connection to close if requesting a tty.
>
> I can confirm this on my DDB 5074. Does it work on SGI boxes? If yes, it may 
> be
> an endianness problem (both DS 5000 and DDB 5074 are little endian).
>

Right now, it seems the kernel won't boot at all on SGI boxes.

Richard


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