Subject: Re: is ANYONE running multiple vga cards right now.
To: Todd Whitesel <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/27/1999 11:50:11
Todd Whitesel <> writes:
>Yes, text mode so I can replace 6 wyse terminals and a terminal server with
>one NetBSD box packed full of VGA cards and a bunch of monitors+keyboards.
>I was hoping that the big unknown would be the mapping of wskeyboard/wsdisplay
>pairs to tty devices, and not /dev/vga* attachments.

VGA (really, anything related to the historical PC architecture 8-)
makes everything harder than you'd like.

> > I don't understand.  I didn't make any changes.  I want more
> > information, which you can provide by making the changes mentioned
> > above to your kernel and sending me the output.  8-)
> Sorry, I thought you had added new logging printf's inside #if 0's and
> were asking us to download and activate them...

Nope, last time i played with that code in a way that would matter is
... over a year ago.  8-)

Chris Demetriou - -
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.