The set of enabled consoles (serial tty or virtual terminal (VT)) used to require a combination of USE flags and custom package installs. With the new chromeos-base/tty package, all you have to do is set a single variable in your
By default, only tty2 is enabled.
Each tty device will have an init script in
You can declare which console to activate through the
If you do not want to rebuild the whole system, you can just rebuild chromeos-base/tty with the right flag:
If you want your overlay to install an extra script by default, add the following line to your
The tty available are listed in chromeos-base/tty ebuild.
The current list of tty's: