Thorn Roby wrote:
> After installing RC5, I found my secondary node would no longer
> (ether)boot, complaining that it couldn't open the console. I routinely
> disable unused devices in the BIOS to minimize IRQ conflicts, and had
> done so for the serial port. This wasn't a problem in previous releases,
> but apparently the kernel argument for /dev/console=tty0 makes it a
> problem in rc5. (Not a big deal, I enabled the port and it boots OK).
This is my fault. Nodes that PXE boot have had this argument for awhile,
since many OpenSSI developers use serial consoles. I changed the
Etherboot arguments to be consistent. I didn't think anybody would
If you would like to remove the console argument, hand-edit the
mkelf-linux command at the end of the /sbin/ssi-ksync-network script and
If anybody would like serial console arguments removed from the stable
branch altogether, let me know.