Subject: Re: Wscons in NetBSD 3
To: None <>
From: Michael Parson <>
List: port-sparc
Date: 02/04/2006 14:22:06
On Sat, Feb 04, 2006 at 12:58:13PM -0500, Michael wrote:
> Hello,
>>> Does /dev/fb0 exist?
>> It didn't, but I created it, 22,1 (/dev/fb was there, 22,0)
>> I still get the same error.
> Unsurprisingly ;)
> /dev/fb0 needs to be minor number 0. /dev/fb is supposed to be a symlink
> to /dev/fb0 these days ( not sure if it's still created by MAKEDEV )

Whoo hoo!  It works! (I just made the symlink going the other way).  I'm
up with twm, compiling other stuff now.

>> Why is it trying /dev/pci0?
> Because compiling X without PCI support is a PITA. Besides that, there
> are 32bit SPARC boxes with PCI, like the JavaStation Krups.


Thanks for the hard work!

Michael Parson