Re: vgacon bugs (was Re: 2.1.108ac2)

Geert Uytterhoeven (
Mon, 6 Jul 1998 22:48:34 +0200 (CEST)

On Mon, 6 Jul 1998, Chris Allegretta wrote:
> Speaking of which, I must have missed the digest where this was spoken
> about, but what was the severity of those problems with vgacon? I'm

No scrollback, slow scrolling. Fixed by Martin Mares' patch.

> getting the ever popular black-on-black text with a Trio64 and remember
> the error reports but dont recall what was resolved about how serious a
> problem it was or when a fix would be available. No rush or anything,
> I'm just curious =) Keep up the good work guys.

Black-on-black was fixed too. Get my patch:

or Alan's 108ac2, which contains my patch.



Geert Uytterhoeven           
Wavelets, Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP}
Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium

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