Subject: Re: NetBSD/pmax 4.0_BETA problems
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <email@example.com>
Date: 08/26/2006 20:05:59
> 1. If installing via serial console, there are debug messages for all
> key presses, making it very hard to read anything. (Installing via
> framebuffer looks much better.)
Hmm, dz problem on 3MAX? What debug messages?
> 2. Installation of 4.0_BETA (from SCSI CDROM) feels quite a bit slower
> than 3.0.1.
AFAIK there is no particular changes in MI SCSI between 3.0 and 4.0.
> 3. Makedev fails on the 'mouse' device.
Umm, "makedev mouse" should be removed from etc/etc.pmax/MAKEDEV.conf.
> 4. startx works out of the box :-) which is good news, because it
> didn't work with NetBSD 2.x or 3.x.
BTW, even on 3.x, the Xserver should work with the WSCONS
(not GENERIC) kernel.
> However, the mouse cursor moves
> down to the right-bottom corner of the screen, and stays there.
Here is a simple test problem for wsmouse: