Gentoo Archives: gentoo-embedded

From: Kumba <kumba@g.o>
To: gentoo-embedded@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-embedded] dropbear and telnetd problem
Date: Sun, 05 Mar 2006 02:33:59
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-embedded] dropbear and telnetd problem by Jakub Ladman
Jakub Ladman wrote:
> / $ dropbear -F -E > [16] Jan 01 00:02:03 Not forking > [17] Jan 01 00:02:26 Child connection from > [17] Jan 01 00:02:28 Warning: Reading the random source seems to have blocked. > If you experience problems, you probably need to find a better entropy source. > [17] Jan 01 00:02:45 password auth succeeded for 'root' from > [17] Jan 01 00:02:45 pty_allocate: openpty: No such device > [17] Jan 01 00:02:45 no pty was allocated, couldn't execute > > But i don't know what to do. :-(
Sounds like the /dev/pts issue solar mentioned a few mails back. Make sure /dev/pts exists, and you have it mounted as devpts (mount devpts /dev/pts -t devpts), and see if that fixes it. --Kumba -- Gentoo/MIPS Team Lead Gentoo Foundation Board of Trustees "Such is oft the course of deeds that move the wheels of the world: small hands do them because they must, while the eyes of the great are elsewhere." --Elrond -- gentoo-embedded@g.o mailing list


Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-embedded] dropbear and telnetd problem "Scott L. Price" <prices@××××××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-embedded] dropbear and telnetd problem Jakub Ladman <ladmanj@×××××.cz>