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authorNathan Whitehorn <nwhitehorn@FreeBSD.org>2012-01-23 15:44:52 +0000
committerNathan Whitehorn <nwhitehorn@FreeBSD.org>2012-01-23 15:44:52 +0000
commitdc8fd8f2b7e13fd5d016f6355c1a596d0f61614d (patch)
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Per popular demand, if installing from a graphics terminal, run the
installer on a VTY with no kernel messages (VTY 2), show the installer log in real time on VTY 3, and spawn a shell on VTY 4. PR: bin/161047, bin/161048 MFC after: 2 weeks
Notes
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=230482
Diffstat (limited to 'release/rc.local')
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diff --git a/release/rc.local b/release/rc.local
index 1816f382612b..18182c4aadc7 100755
--- a/release/rc.local
+++ b/release/rc.local
@@ -10,8 +10,19 @@
kbdcontrol -d >/dev/null 2>&1
if [ $? -eq 0 ]; then
- # Syscons: use xterm
+ # Syscons: use xterm, start interesting things on other VTYs
TERM=xterm
+
+ if [ "$EXTERNAL_VTY_STARTED" -ne 1 ]; then
+ vidcontrol -s 2 # Switch to a VTY with no kernel messages
+ # Init will clean these processes up if/when the system
+ # goes multiuser
+ touch /tmp/bsdinstall_log
+ tail -f /tmp/bsdinstall_log > /dev/ttyv2 &
+ /usr/libexec/getty autologin ttyv3
+ EXTERNAL_VTY_STARTED=1
+ trap "vidcontrol -s 1" EXIT
+ fi
else
# Serial or other console
echo