OpenSolaris FIX: Server refused to allocate pty (SSH)
Server refused to allocate pty
DOH! This is caused by a known bug that has been around for a few builds now.
You’ll need to modify
/etc/minor_perm and add the following to the bottom of the file.
clone:ptmx 0666 root sys
And what happens if your terminals don’t accept keyboard input? You could drop back into the shell *or* be lazy like me, find gText editor in your Accessories, add it to the panel and change the properties to run it as a privileged user:
pfexec gedit %U
Then run the file, open the
/etc/minor_perm file, save and reboot. Make sure you change back the shortcut path