FGCONSOLESection: Linux User's Manual (1)
Updated: 14 Feburary 2002
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NAMEfgconsole - print the number of the active VT.
DESCRIPTIONIf the active Virtual Terminal is /dev/ttyN, then prints N on standard output.
If the console is a serial console, then "serial" is printed instead.
Will show the next unallocated virtual terminal. Normally 6 virtual
terminals are allocated, with number 7 used for X; this will return
"8" in this case.
NOTESUnder devfs, the consoles are in /dev/vc/N. devfsd may maintain symlinks for compatibility.
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