Subject: Re: Mouse console support
To: Bang Jun-Young <>
From: Lennart Augustsson <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/02/2002 11:52:36
Bang Jun-Young 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).

Sounds good to me. I'd even go as far as saying that we could do only the MI
version first.  If people are unhappy about performance, then we might
change it.

> 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.

The trick is to make the change small enough and then just commit it as
a typo fix.  :-)

    -- Lennart