On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 03:32:29PM -0500, Bill Nottingham wrote:
One notable change that was made is that we were able to simplify
jobs to the point where the number of login consoles is now configurable,
without editing or removing upstart job definitions.
This is done by the ACTIVE_CONSOLES parameter in /etc/sysconfig/init;
the default value is "/dev/tty/[1-6]", which means that mingetty
will be started on ttys 1 through 6. Shell globs are accepted.
How hard would it be to make this be different in runlevels 3 and 5? I like
to have lots in runlevel 3, and few if X is available.
Matthew Miller <mattdm(a)mattdm.org>
Senior Systems Architect
Cyberinfrastructure Labs / Instructional & Research Computing
Computing & Information Technology
Harvard School of Engineering & Applied Sciences