Subject: Re: Mouse console support
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/02/2002 10:48:11
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On Sat, Feb 02, 2002 at 02:31:36PM +0900, Bang Jun-Young wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 02, 2002 at 01:28:43AM +0100, Lennart Augustsson wrote:
> What I had in mind was:
> - If the underlying driver has scrollback support, utilize it for
>   performance (if (scrollback)).
> - It not, use the default MI wscons scrollback function (!scrollback).

This seems a good idea to me, though doing scrollback does not need
high performance.

> I remember I was surprised by strong objections to this small
> feature some time ago, so I'm worried about the Second Scrollback
> World Flamewar to come.

Heh, I didn't read first. But... this thing can be made _optional_,
as everything else in the kernel...


> Jun-Young
> --=20
> Bang Jun-Young <>

Of course it runs NetBSD -
Julio Merino (Slink) <>

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