Subject: Re: WSDISPLAY_SCROLLSUPPORT by default?
To: Rui Paulo <>
From: Pavel Cahyna <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/12/2005 14:07:33
On Mon, Sep 05, 2005 at 10:52:02PM +0100, Rui Paulo wrote:
> On 2005.09.05 21:57:29 +0200, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> | Hello,
> | 
> | some time ago, WSDISPLAY_SCROLLSUPPORT was added to i386 GENERIC. If there
> | are no problems with it, could it please be added to other GENERIC kernels
> | (like GENERIC.MPACPI, GENERIC_LAPTOP, DISKLESS, maybe XEN0 and others,
> | maybe also GENERIC for alpha if it is tested there)? Also, could it be
> | pulled up to the netbsd-3 branch? It is very convenient and people are
> | used to have scrollback support from other platforms.
> Let's start a discussion. I propose enabling WSDISPLAY_SCROLLSUPPORT on:
> 	arch/i386/conf/GENERIC{.MPACPI,_LAPTOP}
> 	arch/i386/conf/XEN0
> 	arch/amd64/GENERIC
> And on other ports that developers feel confident. Anyone?

I'm not a developer, but I successfully tested it on 3.0_BETA/alpha (164LX
board, ATI Rage XL pci card). Could you please enable it in alpha GENERIC
and request pullups?

Thanks and bye	Pavel