Subject: Re: Color + /bin/sh-bootup
To: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
From: Pavel Cahyna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/22/2003 09:55:48
> On Wed, May 21, 2003 at 12:09:24PM -0400, Roland Dowdeswell wrote:
> | On 1053508220 seconds since the Beginning of the UNIX epoch
> | Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> | >
> | >I don't really understand the purpose of this code. Why would just the
> | >alpha port use blue background?
> | I think that it was to remain consistent with what DEC does.
> Personally, I think it should be consistent with what NetBSD does.
I agree with you. Especially if the blue background does't actually
work (see my previous mail about strange colorful patches resulting from
this). Removing it is certainly easier than fixing it.