[TUHS] TERM for v8

Bakul Shah bakul at bitblocks.com
Tue Nov 7 02:21:02 AEST 2017


On Sun, 05 Nov 2017 15:42:19 -0500 Paul Winalski <paul.winalski at gmail.com> wrote:
Paul Winalski writes:
> On 11/5/17, Bakul Shah <bakul at bitblocks.com> wrote:
> >
> > I have no clue about v8 but at least in v7 these were
> > different drivers.  Looking at v7/usr/sys/dev/kl.c I don't see
> > klioctl() like dzioctl() in the dz driver. So my guess is
> > console ioctls return EINVAL.
> >
> That would seem to indicate that stty isn't checking for ioctl()
> failure.  Or at least it isn't displaying an error message if that
> happens.

Yes, v8 stty ignores all ioctl results! v8 has cons.c for the
console device and it basically ignores ioctls.


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