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Re: [edlug] Debian UML getty problem

On Thu, Mar 25, 2004 at 09:24:31PM +0000, Dick Middleton wrote:

> I used rootstrap to build my UML root disk (Debian Woody).  It all seems 
> to work except at boot up I get a series of these messages:
> execvp of 'x-terminal-emulator' failed - errno = 2
> xterm_open : run_helper failed, errno = 2
> So far as I can tell they come from getty when spawned by init.
> 3:23:respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty3

Each getty causes the UML to create another tty, and in this case the UML
tries to attach them to xterms.

You can attach the ttys elsewhere with command line parameters, as described



Tim Hawes
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