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Re: [Xen-users] Is grub menu supposed to work over the serial console, i

To: Steven Timm <timm@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Is grub menu supposed to work over the serial console, in Xen 4.0.1?
From: "John McDermott (U.S. Navy Employee)" <john.mcdermott@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 3 Feb 2011 13:54:16 -0500
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Yes, thanks, my grub.conf is ok, otherwise my serial connection would not be 
working at all. Everything else about my serial connection works fine and has 
for months.

On Feb 3, 2011, at 1:10 PM, Steven Timm wrote:

> Do you also have a line in grub.conf of the form
> serial --unit=0 --speed=115200
> terminal --timeout=10 serial console
> I don't have xen 4.0.1 myself and so can't test it with that,
> but this functionality is part of grub and shouldn't matter
> whether you are using Xen or not.  At this state you have not
> loaded anything that is xen-dependent.
> Steve Timm

What is the formal meaning of the one-line program
#include "/dev/tty"

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