Subject: Re: kernel build failure 4/1/2000
To: Wolfgang Rupprecht <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/03/2000 19:35:49
Wolfgang Rupprecht said:
> (Jason R Thorpe) writes:
>> Can I ask why people are still using pcvt?  I mean, we'd like to be able to
>> nuke that console driver completely from orbit.
>In my case its a combination of 1) I only use it to upgrade X, 2) it
>works well enough for limited use 3) its configured 4) I hardly ever
>see any grips/bug reports on it 5) laziness (not necessarily in that
>order.) ;-)

My webserver/ftpserver/sambaserver has an ersatz Hercules graphics
ISA mono card. It just plain doesn't work with wscons.

As for my other i386 machines, pcvt does the job...
Rick Kelly