Re: Dual Monitor

Alan Cox (
Mon, 1 Apr 1996 10:43:02 +0100 (BST)

> I also have a hercules right now.. would you be interrested in doing some
> tests if we eventually work to make some patches? It would be very good
> to have the VT code permanently supporting 2 adapters ... eventually,
> supporting 2 (S)Vga would be good too, since more and more ppl have pci
> systems .. (as pointed by D. Pates) ...
> Anybody else wants to get involved in that? Comments from other ppl in
> the kernel dev. also welcome...

The obvious one is write it so you can have a generic console scheme. The
system has generic tty drivers so you just register your console with
the tty driver. We now I guess need to register console screens with a
generic console driver ..