[NCLUG] Dumb terminal auto start
mike at verinet.com
Fri Sep 20 10:45:46 MDT 2002
Thus spake Chris Funk:
> Hi Mike,
> Not sure I understand.
> I didn't have a ttyS1 line if that is what you mean. Only the ttyS0 line.
> Also I commented out the
> s1:234:respawn:/bin/agetty -L /dev/ttyS0 19200 line that gets me a login
I've yet to do something like this yet so I'm just kind of trying to think
through where there may be a conflict and suggesting a minimal config
before expanding it.
If commenting out the line above gets you a console on that terminal then
try making that line look like this:
If that works then try making similar changes to the s2 and s3 lines.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Mike Loseke" <mike at verinet.com>
> To: <nclug at nclug.org>
> Sent: Friday, September 20, 2002 9:25 AM
> Subject: Re: [NCLUG] Dumb terminal auto start
> > Thus spake Chris Funk:
> > >
> > > Hi all,
> > >
> > > I have setup a linux mp3 server at home. I have several dumb terms
> > > througout the house hooked up to the linux box which is hooked up to the
> > > stereo. Terminals work fine, get a login prompt etc. Can play/select
> > > using mp3blaster. Is there a way to have mp3blaster(console based mp3
> > > player) come up automatically on the terminals without having to login.
> > >
> > > I have tried this in inittab, but doesn't work.
> > >
> > > mp:345:respawn:/usr/local/bin/mp3blaster /dev/ttyS0
> > Did you try the same line with it only being on one terminal? That app
> > might not like sharing ttyS0 with other instances of itself.
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