[uClinux-dev] How do I move the console from ttyS0 to ttyS1 on a Coldfire 5272?

Michael Caisse mcaisse at allweatherinc.com
Fri Mar 28 19:59:17 EST 2003

I use make xconfig, but you can find the same in make config...

With make xconfig....

Under "Target Platform Selection", select 'yes' for Customize Kernel 
At the Main Menu, select "Save and Exit".

Selecting "Processor type and features" will get you to a configuration
parameter about Compiled-in Kernel Boot Parameter (CONFIG_BOOTPARAM_STRING).
Select yes and then provide the kernel boot parameter. For example,
the one I'm using is:


You should be able to:


or whatever fits your fancey.


Van Rafelghem, Dominique wrote:

> Hi,
> I am running uClinux on a custom board design which is based on 
> Motorola's 5272C3 reference design and I need to move the serial 
> console over onto ttyS1 instead of ttyS0. I'm using the 2.4.x kernel. 
> I've searched the archives and all the advice I can find is either for 
> the 2.0.x kernel or is very ambiguous.
> Thank you,
> Dominique

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