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Bug 152347 - Splus can't open master pty /dev/ptyq0
Splus can't open master pty /dev/ptyq0
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: udev (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Reported: 2005-03-28 13:48 EST by Erich Schraer
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-03-29 06:56:52 EST
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Description Erich Schraer 2005-03-28 13:48:33 EST
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Description of problem:
Trying to run Splus 6.2.1 in emacs editing mode using the "-e" option.  The program fails with a error relating to master pty:

  erich@ceph:~$ Splus -e
  cled: can't open master pty ("/dev/ptyq0"): No such file or directory

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Splus -e

Actual Results:  Program aborts with error relating to pty:

cled: can't open master pty ("/dev/ptyq0"): No such file or directory

Expected Results:  Progams runs, allowing emacs editing capabilities.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2005-03-29 06:56:52 EST
ok, add:
/sbin/MAKEDEV pty
in /etc/rc.local. These devices are not in use anymore by the distribution.

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