Subject: Re: problems with Xfree 4.0.2
To: Ian Fry <>
From: Laine Stump <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/15/2001 11:33:41
Ian Fry <> writes:

> On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 10:22:22AM -0500, Laine Stump wrote:
> > Here is the contents of my host.def file:
> > 
> >    #define HasPerl			YES
> >    #define XFree86ConsoleDefines -DWSCONS_SUPPORT
> >    #define Freetype2Dir            /usr/local
> > 
> > Other than that, the only (out of the ordinary) thing I did was to
> > install the freetype2 library before doing the XFree build.
> I haven't been able to get the wscons console support in XFree86 4.0.2
> working either. However, the pcvt style console stuff works just fine (I
> think this is the same as 3.3.x uses to drive the console).

So are you saying I should rebuild with WSCONS_SUPPORT removed? It's
also in the file (I didn't add it, it was there originally)
- should I remove it from there as well? I'm assuming that virtual
consoles will still work, right?