Subject: Re: Patch review for mouse console support
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/07/2002 14:37:46
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On Tue, May 07, 2002 at 03:17:24AM -0400, Roland Dowdeswell wrote:
> On 1020245700 seconds since the Beginning of the UNIX epoch
> Julio Merino wrote:
> >
> Also, I'm curious as to why you are attaching the get character
> and put character routines to ttyEcfg rather than ttyE<n>?  I
> realise that I may have missed that in a prior email, so I'm going
> to scan for it.

Because it needs to get/put characters from the active console. Using
ttyE*, you don't know which one is the user on...

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Of course it runs NetBSD -
HispaBSD member -
Julio Merino <>

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