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SubjectRe: [vgacon] Font height discrepancy, Linux 2.5.x
Followup to:  <>
By author: Byron Stanoszek <>
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> I would only like to set vc_font.height on all VTs if the underlying module is
> a VGA Console and not a framebuffer.
> What is the easiest way to do this? Perhaps the module should set a special
> flag in the vt structure to determine if a font change affects all VTs (as in
> the VGA Console) or only on the current VT (Framebuffer)?

I think we need a font data structure that is pointed to by the vc
data structure. It can be shared for those consoles where it's
appropriate and separate for those that aren't.

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