[blfs-dev] Glibc-2.18, pt_chown and terminal emulators

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Aug 19 07:29:24 PDT 2013


Ragnar Thomsen wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 19, 2013 at 1:43 PM, Armin K. <krejzi at email.com> wrote:
>> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/development/chapter06/createfiles.html
>>
>> tty is gid 5 here and is added in LFS.
>
> Thanks, Armin. Missed that page. I can see that the gid for tty was
> changed from 4 to 5 in LFS 7.2. So no need to modify BLFS. The command
> explanation in LFS still needs to be updated, though.

I'm not sure what explanation you have in mind.  I suspect that the 
problem may be if the tty gid differs from the value in fstab:

devpts /dev/pts  devpts gid=5,mode=620 0 0

   -- Bruce




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