Subject: serial console (Was Re: Is 68040 kernal available??)
From: jim howard - bit.map <email@example.com>
Date: 09/29/1994 18:04:47
> In other news, I got the serial console working last night--at least for
> the Q700 ;-)--and that will be in 1.0 when it's available (I really don't
> think that it'll be long, but don't ask me for a date)-: This is not
> the same as the serial boot echo (which I also fixed)--the serial console
> really is the console... It hasn't been too thoroughly tested, but I
> dinked around in the kernel debugger for a while with it.
not sure i understand, will you implement this
in the same manner as say a sun, ie:
if you find no video card, or dont understand the internal
video port, you default to a serial port for console i/o?