[lkml]   [1997]   [Dec]   [13]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: Console handling (was: Re: Let's vote for PnP on 2.2)
    On Sat, 13 Dec 1997, Alan Cox wrote:
    > All you need is an ioctl() that gives a list of in/out/memory operations
    > to do, and at the same time commits a "recovery" set of operations into
    > kernel space to be run on screen switch back.
    > Alan

    Didn't Linux have that back when having different # of lines in different
    VTs? (In a more limited form, naturaly, since the modes on different VTs
    were, well, less different).

    -=- James Mastros

    When the annals of distributed computing are written, and the name 'Bovine'
    appears in there, I can say "Hey, I was a part of that, I checked .0012% of
    the keyspace".
    -=- Brian Wilson <>
    Go to before I come make you!

     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:40    [W:0.017 / U:5.092 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site