[Buildroot] Busybox console wont show up

Mats Erik Andersson mats.andersson64 at comhem.se
Tue May 15 09:57:59 UTC 2007

mån 2007-05-14 klockan 17:17 -0700 skrev Ajay Sharma:
> Hi All,
> I have built successfully kernel and file system  image  for IXP425
> development board. When I try to boot the system, it boots till it
> shows 
> this screen and does not show the Busybox prompt on the screen . 
> I am trying to see that on the Serial Console. 
> I have also changed the line 
> #ttyS0::respawn:/sbin/getty -L ttyS0 115200 vt100
> to
> ttyS0::respawn:/sbin/getty -L ttyS0 115200 vt100

Somewhat naively on my side, try the conservative convention
of only allowing two letter names for actions in inittab:

S0::respawn:/sbin/getty -L ttyS0 115200 vt100

i.e., replace "ttyS0" by "S0" in the beginning. Some years ago
there was always a recommendation/demand two only use two letters.

Regards,   Mats Erik Andersson

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