Subject: Re: Help me defend NetBSD's honor!
To: Julio Merino <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/09/2003 08:37:18
On Sun, Mar 09, 2003 at 10:26:31AM +0000, Julio Merino wrote:

 > If the machine has a graphics card plugged in, you should not have any
 > problem.  Use the normal bootblocks, and a kernel with wsdisplay compiled
 > in.  If there is no graphics card... ISTR that the kernel will fail to
 > boot if using normal bootblocks (so you have to use serial, but you need
 > it for anything else...)

No, they don't have graphics devices.  These boards are serial console

It should be possible to write a null console driver and glue it in with
an option.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>