Subject: Re: console scrollback ?
To: Sascha Retzki <>
From: Pavel Cahyna <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/15/2004 19:52:15
On Wed, 15 Dec 2004 16:02:13 +0000, Sascha Retzki wrote:

> On Wed, Dec 15, 2004 at 12:37:16PM +0100, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
>> the first virtual terminal (the console). I do not understand why isn't
>> this enabled by default.
>> Bye	Pavel
> Tho I don't find a manpage mentioning that option, I remember reading in
> some documentation or something, that there is a security
> problem/consideration with regards to this "support". I did not look it
> that, further, tho.

I think you confuse it with WSDISPLAY_CHARFUNCS, which could allow reading
your console.

Bye	Pavel