Subject: Re: Patch to add console scrollback support.
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/02/2001 15:39:49
In article <>,
Jarommr Dolecek <> wrote:
>justin wrote:
>> I've ported over the work that OpenBSD did with WSCONS to support console
>> scrollback. The key sequence on i386 is left ctrl+alt+shift+pg_up or pg_down.
>I think this is quite useful feature and I'd certainly be happy
>if the option would be available. Once other issues would be cleared
>up, please don't forget to send-pr the change.

I concur. I would like to see this as a kernel option. I've cursed many times
in the past about not being able to read fast enough to catch the errors from