On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 10:21:19PM +1100, Malcolm Herbert wrote: > > On Thu, 28 Feb 2008 10:57:29 +0000 (GMT), "Stephen Borrill" > <netbsd%precedence.co.uk@localhost> said: > > On Thu, 28 Feb 2008, Malcolm Herbert wrote: > > > > radeonfb* at pci? function ? # ATI Radeon. R3xx is > > > problematic > > > > That's for a framebuffer, not a VGA text console. > > hmmm ... OK, fair point ... > > > You need to find a way to get vga* to attach: > > > > vga1 at pci1 dev 0 function 0: NVIDIA Vanta (rev. 0x15) > > ... so why wouldn't it? Is it because this system is generally > expecting a serial console only? If I power on the host with the > monitor plugged in I don't get the typical video-card greet (nor the > BIOS greet, but I wasn't really expecting that, tbh). vga(4) actually drives the ISA interface. On the Soekris, the ISA registers for the VGA aren't mapped to anything. -- Quentin Garnier - cube%cubidou.net@localhost - cube%NetBSD.org@localhost "See the look on my face from staying too long in one place [...] every time the morning breaks I know I'm closer to falling" KT Tunstall, Saving My Face, Drastic Fantastic, 2007.
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