TTY changes broken (was Re: TCP Broken)

David S. Miller (
Tue, 4 Mar 1997 12:21:13 -0500

From: (H. Peter Anvin)
Date: 4 Mar 1997 16:29:25 GMT

Followup to: <>
By author: "Richard B. Johnson" <>
In newsgroup:
> Linux version 2.1.28 has the IP Interface broken. Outgoing telnet, rlogin,
> and rsh work. Incomming do not. Leading characters missing per line on
> telnet with no echo. Outgoing strings has the first two bytes missing on
> every buffered line, etc.

I can confirm that:

Red Hat Linux release 4.0 (Colgate)
Kernel 2.1.28 on an i686
ogin incorrect

It is due to something funny in the tty patches from Tytso, I'm trying
to track it down but no luck yet...

Yow! 11.26 MB/s remote host TCP bandwidth & ////
199 usec remote TCP latency over 100Mb/s ////
ethernet. Beat that! ////
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