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Bug 113487 - LTC5802-HMC VT220 ASCII terminal session not working
LTC5802-HMC VT220 ASCII terminal session not working
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: mingetty (Show other bugs)
s390 Linux
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Assigned To: Florian La Roche
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2004-01-14 11:30 EST by Duane Beyer
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2004-01-21 11:38:57 EST
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Description Duane Beyer 2004-01-14 11:30:14 EST
The following has be reported by IBM LTC:  
HMC VT220 ASCII terminal session not working
Hardware Environment:
Software Environment: RHEL-3 UPDATE 1

Steps to Reproduce:
1) Add the console statment to zipl.conf on the parm line
        parameters="root=LABEL=/1 console=ttyS1 console=ttyS0"
2)Add the following to inittab
        0:2345:respawn:/sbin/mingetty ttyS0 --noclear
        1:2345:respawn:/sbin/mingetty ttyS1 --noclear
3)Run zipl and re-ipl system with ASCII console open

Actual Results:
Noting appears on the ASCII console,  but do get the following 
message on the 
HMC operator line console. 

INIT: id "0" responding to fast: disable for 5 minutes
INIT: id "1" responding to fast: disable for 5 minutes

Expected Results:
Linux console would apear on HMC ASCII console.

Additional Information:
Comment 1 Florian La Roche 2004-01-15 09:45:13 EST
mingetty cannot be used together with a serial console.


Florian La Roche
Comment 2 Suzanne Hillman 2004-01-21 11:38:57 EST
Closing as NOTABUG, as per Comment #1

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