[Pkg-shadow-devel] Bug#544523: login: securetty update for GNU/kFreeBSD

Nicolas François nicolas.francois at centraliens.net
Tue Sep 1 10:54:20 UTC 2009

Hi Aurélien,

On Tue, Sep 01, 2009 at 10:44:10AM +0200, aurel32 at debian.org wrote:
> On GNU/kFreeBSD the serial devices have change from /dev/cuuaX to 
> /dev/ttydX in kernel 6.0. As this is the minimum kernel currently 
> supported in Debian, all installations now use /dev/ttydX.
> Could you please update /etc/securetty accordingly? You will find
> a patch below for that. Thanks in advance.

If cuaa0 is used in the Lenny kernel, do you think I should support both
cuaa0 and ttyd0, and remove cuaa0 in Squeeze+1?
This could be easier for users with a partial upgrade or user simply
willing to use an old kernel (I do not know the kernel requirement there
will be in Squeeze).


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