Subject: wsdisplay on vesafb is slow
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 12/21/2006 09:22:52
I am using:
options KVM86 # required for vesabios
vesabios* at vesabiosbus?
vesafb* at vesabios?
options VESAFB_PM # power management support
wsdisplay* at vesafb? console ?
When at the text console, it displays very slow. If I output a screen full
of text, I can watch it type line by line. Maybe two seconds to fill the
screen. (It is like I am on a slow serial console.)
Any suggestions on how to speed this up? Or troubleshoot this?
By the way, I also use this under X (since around May) and it is fast
enough for me there. Displaying same text in an xterm in X using wsfb with
wsdisplay with vesafb is very fast. It just flashes on the screen like I
Anyone else have very slow text console display?