Subject: Re: 1024x768 console
To: None <>
From: Rui Paulo <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/08/2005 23:13:42
On 2005-06-08, Liam J. Foy <> wrote:
> Hey Guys,
> 	I have installed NetBSD 2.0.2 onto my laptop, which is a Fujitsu
> Siemens C Series Lifebook. I have tried to get 1024x768 console onto my laptop
> with little success. DragonFly BSD supports this, and FreeBSD have just
> committed the patches.
> 	I have asked at other sources about this, and tried some
> configurations in /etc/wscons.conf (setting 80x50 which I was recommended to
> try). This had no effect, the font was messy and the size of the screen was
> still small. Right now it's a very small box in the middle of my laptop screen.
> 	I am curious to whether this can be done at all, and if so is there any
> documentation I can view? I can provide any configuration files upon request.

I don't think this can be done in a portable way. And AFAIK it's not possible
to do what you want.

Rui Paulo <>