I am working on an idea that requires something a bit more flexible, so I have replaced 'autologinroot' with 'mingetty'. In Woof, /etc/inittab now is:
tty1::respawn:/sbin/mingetty --autologin root tty1
tty2::respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty2
tty3::respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty3
In Woof, a package selection file DISTRO_PKGS_SPECS-* needs this entry:
I have compiled 'mingetty' statically with dietlibc and here is the PET (20KB):
And the docs:
This is where I got the source from:
...which will of course be hosted in my own source repo.
Comments:Posted on 23 Jan 2012, 7:41 by MHHP
Looked for the sources in "http://www.bkhome.org/sources/alphabetical/m/" ...
Got it from sourceforge instead.
Posted on 23 Jan 2012, 14:38 by scsijon
But always, for your own sake, check against barry's source tree, as he may have modified it to have it compile against / with puppy!
Posted on 24 Jan 2012, 7:52 by BarryK
Re mingetty source
An oversight, thanks for letting me know. I have uploaded the source:
...of course, it is our usual username/password.
Posted on 24 Jan 2012, 8:19 by MHHP