Subject: Re: VGA console mode
To: Rishabh Kumar Goel <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/18/2003 23:14:32
On Tue, Sep 16, 2003 at 03:00:23PM +0000, Rishabh Kumar Goel wrote:
> hi all,
> i m trying to write the cosole driver for one of the netbsd ports.
> i want to know NetBSD console operates in which mode.
> I feel that is operates in VGA 640*400 mode. with 8*16 character set.
The character set can be changed, see wscons(4) and relateds
> Can anybody tell me whether it is correct.
> When do we set up the VGA card parameters? I have a 69030 VGA(PCI) card?
The BIOS does most of the work. See the vga(4) driver.
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference