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Re: Xorg and console switch

On Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 12:27:33PM +0100, David Unric wrote:
> NetBSD-7.0 BETA from 14th December, amd64, GPU Intel HD 3000
> KMS kernel build is used
> Did installed modular xorg from latest pkgsrc, xf86-intel-video drivers are
> used.
> X does properly autodetect the Intel card, enables direct rendering, no
> errors or related warnings in /var/log/Xorg.0.log .
> Having issue with switching between X and KMS consoles, either with
> Ctrl-Alt-Fn or with wsconscfg -s n . The display is not updated, X screen
> is still visible although I can blindly type commands in a console. When I
> select tty X is running on, I can continue work in X.
> Is this a known issue KMS console not updated when X is running ?
> Is this somehow related FreeBSD people fixed with newcons ?

works fine for me, with the in-tree Xorg. Maybe Xorg from pkgsrc is
missing something to deal with console switching ?

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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