serial console problems
steve at nexpath.com
Sun Mar 16 20:24:01 CET 2003
Alexander Amelkin wrote:
> I already asked, but nobody answered my question.
> I'm having problems with the serial console when booting LinuxBIOS on
> a pcchips m787cl+ motherboard. The serial works for output (I can see
> what the box says) but doesn't for input (I can't login from the
> serial console). If I boot the same kernel with the same parameters
> (console=ttyS0,9600n8) using the original motherboard's BIOS (AMI), I
> don't have any problems at all.
> Any suggestions?
I assume you changed "option TTYS0_BAUD=38400" in
/mainboard/pcchips/m787cl+ to 9600?
It is also possible it doesn't work, as I don't recall ever testing it.
I will try and get a chance to check it this week. All I used was the
vga display and the serial console just for status errors etc.
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