[K12OSN] XFree fatal error 104
bert.rolston at clear.net.nz
Tue May 11 09:11:20 UTC 2004
Well, it's almost there, but not quite.
When I tried to logout, I got the following error.
(EE) Problem parsing the config file
(EE) Error from xf86HandleConfigFile ()
So I am assuming this relates to the inittab file.
I re-enabled the commented out line.
On Tue, 2004-05-11 at 13:46, Terrell Prude', Jr. wrote:
> Here's how.
> for i in 7 8 9; do mknod /dev/tty$i c 4 $i; done
> Bert Rolston wrote:
> >Hi Terrell,
> >OK, I tried the inittab changes, and learned the frustration of VIM
> >while making these changes.
> >I still get the same error message, but instead of respawning ID 4-6
> >errors this has been reduced to 4 & 5 only.
> >Methinks I need to recreate the nodes.
> >On Mon, 2004-05-10 at 09:49, Terrell Prude', Jr. wrote:
> >>Had another idea after that original post. Check out your /etc/inittab
> >>file, and look for the line with tty6 in it. It should look like this:
> >> 6:2345:respawn:/sbin/mingetty tty6
> >>Comment that line out. Then, do one of two things:
> >>A.) reboot, or
> >>B.) change to runlevel 1, then back to runlevel 5
> >>and let us know how things go. A device node should indeed be made for
> >>/dev/tty7-9, but we can do the above as a troubleshooting step.
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