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Date:      Wed, 13 Feb 2002 14:54:29 -0500
From:      "Normand Leclerc" <>
To:        <>
Subject:   RE: Serial console drops dead
Message-ID:  <000001c1b4c8$3f816cb0$3d04898e@dactyl>
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> You usually get a BREAK condition if the console server is turned off.
> Most developers have DDB with BREAK_TO_DEBUGGER compiled in and don't
> power off the console terminal.
> I wouldn't be surprised if noone ever tested your situation.

  What can I do to escape from this?  Remake a cable with DCD and DTR
always on?  I wouldn't trust myself playing around in the kernel...

> init q only rereads /etc/ttys but doesn't change console situation.

  I was changing the on to off then init q then off to on...  Tried
kills as well...  Anyway.

Normand Leclerc

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