Re: git: 225639e7db68 - main - vt: Disable bell by default

From: Slawa Olhovchenkov <>
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 20:18:05 UTC
On Thu, Oct 21, 2021 at 10:03:05AM -0700, Gleb Smirnoff wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 21, 2021 at 11:02:14AM +0300, Slawa Olhovchenkov wrote:
> S> > laptops. If somebody is using vt(4) instead of X on a laptop, then
> S> 
> S> This change disable bell in X11 too.
> S> This is completly disable speaker bell.
> Are you sure? I haven't yet upgraded my desktop to this point, so can't test.

You don't need to any upgrade. Just do `sysctl kern.vt.enable_bell=0`

> How is that possible that vt(4) affects X11?

MB bell controlled by vt(4)
Any ^G from X11 routed to MB speeker (vt bell).