Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 21899
openvt fails to work
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:59 EDT
When using openvt, it always fails with a 'duplicated stdin' error.
Printed on what
would be the new VT is:
I've tried this on 7.0 i386 and Alpha and it fails the same way on both.
Can't reproduce this (console-tools-19990829-29).
Just pulled console-tools-19990829-30 out of rawhide, still fails the
Doesn't happen here.
Please attach the output of strace openvt.
Created attachment 6292 [details]
output of "strace -v openvt top" attached
FWIW, I copied over the openvt binary from a Debian-Potato system (this was
on Alpha) and their binary works fine on 7.0.