Subject: Re: i386 wscons switching problem
To: Ken Hornstein <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/30/1998 09:54:21
On Fri, Oct 30, 1998 at 01:43:32AM -0500, Ken Hornstein wrote:
> I'm running a day or two old -current (i386), and I just discovered
> that switching between consoles when running X and using wscons doesn't
> work.
> By "doesn't work" I mean that you can switch to another console fine,
> but when you try to switch back, X never goes back to graphics mode;
> it's just stuck at text mode.

Did you, except for the USL compat stuff, also enable PCVT compat
mode? I'm not seeing this problem on a system where I have nwscons,
plus USL & PCVT compat mode.

- Frank