Subject: Re: wscons and serial console - READ THIS
To: None <>
From: Lennart Augustsson <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/15/1999 22:37:19
Matthias Drochner wrote:

> In the post-release tree, I've changed the way wscons displays and
> keyboards find each other.
> Formerly, wskbd and wsdisplay devices were connected automatically
> at system startup time, basically in the order if their unit
> numbers. This didn't work well with more dynamic devices as USB
> keyboards, and it didn't consider that one might want to multiplex
> 2 or more keyboards into one display.

So I tried the new kernel and wsconscfg.  After booting and having
wskbd0 glued to the display I tried
opus# wsconscfg -k 1
wsconscfg: WSDISPLAYIO_SETKEYBOARD: Device busy
But as you can see it failed.  There is a wskbd1, a USB keyboard.
What should I do to attach it?


        -- Lennart