On Tue, May 07, 2002 at 12:06:42AM +0200, Hartvig Ekner wrote:
> H . J . Lu writes:
> > On Mon, May 06, 2002 at 02:57:28PM +0200, Kevin D. Kissell wrote:
> > > > When I run zsh on the console (serial interface) the process hangs. I
> > > > can
> > > > login with /bin/bash, but when I start /bin/zsh it waits forever. I can
> > > > interrupt the process and regain control.
> > > >
> > > > It's only related to the console. If I login with telnet it works just
> > > > fine.
> > > >
> > > > Any idea, what could be wrong?
> > >
> > > I don't know what it would be specifically, but having
> > > dealt with similar problems on other Unix systems,
> > > it's proably the case that zsh uses a particular tty
> > > mode that isn't correctly supported by the serial
> > > console driver, either due to a bug in the driver or
> > > due to a conflict with some other feature enabled
> > > on the console port. The next step to take would
> > > be to run "stty -all" under /bin/bash and under
> > > /bin/zsh on a telnet session, and compare the
> > > outputs.
> > That sounds like a zsh bug I fixed. Please try zsh 3.0.8-8.1 in my RedHat
> > 7.1
> > port and let me know if it doesn't work for you.
> You only have the source RPM on OSS?
I didn't add cross compile support for zsh. You have to compile it natively.
> I believe we compiled from another SRC RPM: zsh-4.0.4-5.src.rpm.
zsh-4.0.4-5 will be in my RedHat 7.3 port.
> What was your fix?
zsh-3.0.8-open.patch is in baseline.tar.bz2.