Subject: Re: wscons problems on macppc, was -current on PowerBook G3/400
To: Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
Date: 09/22/1999 11:21:07
Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I think the problem is that the wscons code kinda assumes that X will run
> on one of the ttyE's (typically ttyE4), whereas the macppc code only
> supports one ttyE - ttyE0. Specifically, lines 331 & 332 of
> sys/arch/macppc/dev/ofb.c are:
> [ ... ]
Well, I can't say for sure what the 'right' answer is, but if wscons
now requires that you have multiple virtual terminals for X to work
properly, or even assumes that you'll have multiple virtual terminals,
that's very losing...
Chris Demetriou - email@example.com - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.