Subject: kern/25316: VGA_RASTERCONSOLE works bad on S3 Trio3D/2X
To: None <>
From: Denis Lagno <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 04/25/2004 21:15:21
>Number:         25316
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       VGA_RASTERCONSOLE works bad on S3 Trio3D/2X
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sun Apr 25 17:17:00 UTC 2004
>Originator:     Denis Lagno
>Release:        NetBSD 2.0E
System: NetBSD flamante.local.domain 2.0E NetBSD 2.0E (FLAMANTE) #0: Sun Apr 25 16:11:49 MSD 2004 tooz@flamante.local.domain:/var/worksrc/netbsd-current/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/FLAMANTE i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386

# pcictl pci1 list
001:00:0: S3 Trio3D/2X (VGA display, revision 0x02)
I tried to build kernel with options VGA_RASTERCONSOLE turned on.
I never tried it before.
Kernel with this option distorts display at early stages of boot.
Asides from that distortion all works fine.