[Soekris] installing linux on net4801

Bill Maas bill at stsx.org
Wed Jun 27 20:16:40 UTC 2007


On Wed, 2007-06-27 at 11:21 -0700, Paul Bartell wrote:
> You need to set your getty configuration to have a serial console as well.

..which in a default Ubuntu install is done by removing the comment char
on one of the following lines in /etc/inittab:

#T0:23:respawn:/sbin/getty -L ttyS0 9600 vt100
#T1:23:respawn:/sbin/getty -L ttyS1 9600 vt100


Bill


> On 6/27/07, Hans Harder <hans at atbas.org> wrote:
> > I have the following in my /boot/grub/menu.lst:
> >
> > serial --speed=19200
> > terminal serial
> >
> > timeout 5
> > default 0
> >
> > title somelinux
> > root (hd0,0)
> > kernel /vmlinuz root=/dev/hda1 console=ttyS0,19200n8
> > initrd /initrd.img
> >
> >
> > Hans
> >
> > On 6/27/2007 10:54 AM, Domenico Cacciari wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > > i´ve installed linux ubuntu 2.6.20-16-server with grub on cf card... i
> > > have all the output on serial console but when the net4801 boots up
> > > after grub i don´t see nothing, i have only one long and one short flash
> > > of the disk activity led but no more.
> > > Ther are some specific parameters for the kernel or what? someone can
> > > help me? thanks
> > >
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