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Old 09-21-2003, 09:27 PM   #1
contrasutra
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help with 2.6 kernel


So I compiled the 2.6-test5-mm3 kernel.

It all compiled fine, and it runs fine.

But there's one problem.

When in XFree86, I cant run ANY x terminal (xterm,aterm,gnome-terminal,konsole).

They wont start.

When running Gnome-terminal, it starts, but it stays blank.

When running Konsole, it says it "cant find suitable terminal device".

Anyone have any ideas?
 
Old 09-21-2003, 10:04 PM   #2
watashiwaotaku7
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you need to compile in /dev/pty support

also the gentoo forums are a great resource for 2.6 support

http://forums.gentoo.org

main 2.6 threads are in "other things gentoo"

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