Subject: Re: HEADS UP: wide curses code merged to HEAD
To: Marcin Michal Jessa <email@example.com>
From: Daniel Carosone <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/17/2007 08:20:59
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On Sat, Jun 16, 2007 at 12:43:34PM +0200, Marcin Michal Jessa wrote:
> After this change the console boot message looks strange.
> It is spawned all over the screen with both white and green console text
> in the top and bottom of the screen.
> There are also blue squares showing up and disappearing in the bottom of=
> I noticed it on x86 with NetBSD 4.99.20 from yesterday running XEN 3.1.0
This is nothing to do with curses. I got it too after upgrading the
xen vmm (but with the same recent dom0 kernel as previously).
For me, when the xen kernel started it kicked the vga into 50-line
mode. I presumed the resulting mess on the dom0 console was as a
result of it mapping the memory as if it were still in 25-line mode,
but I haven't yet looked any further.
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