I am maintaining an ec2 bootstrapping script for debian squeeze on github. The setup has become very minimal and I try to justify all my changes to the standard setup.
Currently I am wondering whether there would be any problem with disabling all TTYs via
People log in to an AMI via ssh anyways, which spawns its own shell.
Is there anything that can be installed on the server which expects a TTY to be present?
Would XEN have a problem with this in the long run?
p.s.: Github issue here