Subject: Re: Using a PC monitor in place of DEC monochrome one
To: Chris Wareham <>
From: Linc Fessenden <>
List: port-vax
Date: 03/12/2002 07:55:28
> I assume you mean a VT terminal. The reason I want to
> get the graphic output working is to hack on the X
> server code, as I'd love to contribute something to
> the NetBSD effort. Agreed it is only mono, but I'm
> hoping that it will be a good starting point for me
> to learn the intricacies of X server programming. (I'm
> also hoping to work on an X server for the Sparc).

Not necessarilly a VT..  Just a dumb/serial/text terminal..  You pick a
kind..  Wyse, Digital, Adds, etc...  I even remember when they used to
call them "Glass ttys"...!

-Linc Fessenden

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