Bug? Initializing rtems "rtems_pty_maximum_ptys" ? (v4.8.0)

Gene Smith gds at chartertn.net
Mon Sep 15 16:06:57 UTC 2008

Joel Sherrill wrote:
> Gene Smith wrote:
>> In my init() function I set CONFIGURE_MAXIMUM_PTY to 2. But I get a
>> message printed saying:
>> DEVICE: /dev/pty0../dev/ptyFFFFFFFF (0)pseudo-terminals registered.
>> It appears that rtems_pty_maximum_ptys is never intialized so stays at
>> 0. Instead, rtems_telnetd_maximum_pty is intialized to
>> CONFIGURE_MAXIMUM_PTY in cpukit/sapi/include/confdefs.h but is never used.
>> cpukit/ChangeLog-pre2007 indicates that rtems_telnetd_maximum_pty has
>> been renamed to rtems_pty_maximum_pty. It looks like the rename was
>> missed in confdefs.h.
>> This is with 4.8.0.  Head cvs version of confdefs.h looks the same.
> Looks like a typo.  If you change confdefs.h, does it work
> as expected?

Yes, works fine. I now see what the "shell" looks like. :)

> If so, file a PR and attach your diff.  I will commit it on
> all active branches.

OK. But having trouble logging into bugzilla. Emailed jeff mayes to 
reset my account which I didn't know I had.

>> -gene
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