I've been trying to understand the /dev/console device, but there are a few things I'm not clear on: What is the purpose of this device? From what I can gather it's just a place for the kernel to ...
I've been reading the advanced linux programming book availalble free online linky and it mentiones about virtual terminals which if I understood it correctly it is a Linux specific feature (not in ...
How do I set the baud speed for a specific tty (in this case a serial port)? I tried using stty -F /dev/tty.iap ispeed 19200 But get the error Invalid argument for every speed I try (2400, 4800, ...
I'm building an embedded Linux system, based on Gentoo. Using udev, all tty devices are probed with a PROGRAM stanza to determine if they are a modem. Right now the system boots up with 64 /dev/tty*. ...