* Lee Harr ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: > >How do I find out the limit of ptys on my system? (sysctl doesn't > >seem to show anything relevant.) > > > >How do I increase that value? The pseudo-pty value in the kernel config > >has no assigned value (ie. we are using the default).... but what is the > >default? > > > > Which version of FreeBSD?
4.9-PRERELEASE > I had a similar problem on my 4.9-stable box. What I did was use > /dev/MAKEDEV to create some more pty devices. > > ls /dev/pty* > > will show you how many you have, then > > /dev/MAKEDEV pty1 (can also use pty2 pty3 pty4 etc) > > will create more. It seems that creating the devices isn't the problem. I just can't get screen and ssh to actually use those ptys. I'm going just rebuild the kernel with modification suggested in the FAQ. Justin _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"