modify the agetty prompt

roger21 roger21 at free.fr
Mon Jan 17 04:55:53 PST 2005


Rainer Peter Feller a écrit :
> On Mon, 2005-01-17 at 13:15 +0100, roger21 wrote:
> 
>>Rainer Peter Feller a écrit :
>>
>>>On Mon, 2005-01-17 at 12:37 +0100, roger21 wrote:
>>>
>>>hm ... strange ... I use this at my lfs ... and yes it works, if my ttuS0 is
>>>empty I just get the prompf of the login proces (no, that is NOT agetty!!)
>>>and it displays "$HOSTNAME login:"
>>
>>this is actually what i want to change (and yes it IS agetty ;) the 
>>login process is called once agetty got the /login/ and called the login 
>>  process with this information)
>>
>>this is may login prompt now: "Login: "
> 
> if I run login from the comandline I get "$HOSTNAME login:"

yes me too, they obviously use the same login prompt

> so I suspect the message is from /bin/login
> 
> 
>>>ah I suppose that you know that you have to do a "telinit Q" to make
>>>init reread the /etc/inittab yes?
>>
>>no i didn't know, i rebooted instead, so thank you
> 
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