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    SubjectRe: scrollback and VT switching
    On Tue, 12 Mar 1996, Speed Racer wrote:

    > On Tue, 12 Mar 1996, Thomas =?ISO-8859-1?Q?K=F6nig?= wrote:
    > > After switching from the current VT to another one and back, scrollback
    > > no longer works for the original VT. Is this a bug or a feature? :-)
    > To my knowledge, this has never worked (at least not for me). Also,
    > sometimes the number of lines of scrollback vary. I assume this is
    > because the buffer is based on the total number of characters and not on
    > the number of lines?
    You can only scroll back what's scrolled past since you swiched to this
    VT, I nothing has scrolled past you, you can't scroll it back.

    > shag
    PGP key pass phrase forgoten, \ Overload -- core meltdown sequence
    again :( | initiated.
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    | blank, apart from this text ;-)

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