Subject: Re: kern/10129: wscons loses when console is serial
To: John Hawkinson <jhawk@MIT.EDU>
From: Matthias Drochner <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 05/19/2000 19:03:34
jhawk@MIT.EDU said:
> Can you speak to why this is this way? Is there some reason that
> "keyboard" is not uncommented by default?

It was enabled per default, but got commented out when the
wsmux code came in. Perhaps there are nasty warnings if
there is no keyboard to connect (ie in the graphics console
case). Lennart?

> I would say, at a bare minimum, this needs a doc/CHANGES
> entry

Or in the default /etc/wscons.conf. (There is already the
"screen 0" line which must be touched if a serial console
is used.)
I'll have a look at it next week.

best regards