Passing ownership of mingetty

Chris Adams cmadams at
Wed Nov 24 14:12:49 UTC 2010

Once upon a time, Paul Wouters <paul at> said:
> Bonus points for anaconda configuring a working agetty login if the install
> console was serial. That is, run agetty using the same linespeed as the
> install and add the serial device to securetty.

This is handled automatically now; if the kernel console is serial, a
getty is run on the console and added to securetty automatically (in
recent Fedora and RHEL 6).
Chris Adams <cmadams at>
Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.

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