Subject: Re: Console switching broken in XFree86 4.4.0
To: None <tech-x11@NetBSD.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 03/08/2004 07:43:41
In article <404BB985.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
mel kravitz <email@example.com> writes:
> Does it return white text on black for 'DefaultDepth 16' ?
I didn't try that because ...
> -behavior you describe i see for 'DefaultDepth 24' for radeon cards,
... that bug was fixed a long time ago:
RCS file: /cvsroot/xsrc/xfree/xc/programs/Xserver/hw/xfree86/drivers/ati/radeon_
Working file: radeon_driver.c
date: 2002/06/25 17:54:32; author: tron; state: Exp; lines: +2245 -680
Fix problems with virtual text console turning black after X11 has been
started. Patch supplied by Matthias Drochner in private e-mail.
It was unfortunately partially reinvented in XFree86 4.4.0 but is fixed
> on alpha.
If that still happens on NetBSD-alpha somebody needs to check why the
VGA restore mode code doesn't work there.
Matthias Scheler http://scheler.de/~matthias/