Subject: Re: console scrolling
To: None <>
From: Christian Biere <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/29/2007 21:46:22
Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 08:10:16PM +0200, Vlad GURDIGA wrote:
> > In text mode, in Linux there is Shift+PgUp/PgDown to scroll up and
> > down the console. In FreeBSD there is ScrollLock/Pause to "freeze" the
> > console and then you can use arrow keys or PgUp/PgDown to scroll the
> > console back and forward.

> *Left*-Shift + Page Up/Down

Is this a bug or a feature? I believe the reason of having <shift> twice
on the keyboard is exactly for ergonomic considerations about cases like
this. I don't think the code should differ between left or right.