[coreboot] and/or busybox issue with alix2c3 serial console
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Wed Nov 5 00:23:35 CET 2008
On Wed, Nov 5, 2008 at 12:16 AM, ron minnich <rminnich at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 4, 2008 at 2:04 PM, Roman Yeryomin <leroi.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I agree that there is something to do with busybox also but it still
>> works with factory bios! Why?
> OK so what we have is a /dev/console issue.
> Try to write a simple script:
> touch /tmp/ALIVE
> Make that script be your init (make sure to set the x bits and put the
> right #! shell for first line). Let's verify that we can run a simple
> script, that may help with diagnosis
I can do that directly in preinit just after proc, sys and tmpfs are
mounted but before everything else.
For now I did
echo "ALIVE" > /tmp/alive2
ls -la /tmp/alive*
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 0 Nov 30 1999 /tmp/alive
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 131 Nov 30 1999 /tmp/alive2
[sighandler]: No more events to be processed, quitting.
[cleanup]: Waiting for children.
[cleanup]: All children terminated.
I don't understand where these three lines came from but they are there.
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