git: 88bb052a75aa - releng/14.0 - syscons: refer to it as the legacy console

From: Ed Maste <>
Date: Sat, 09 Sep 2023 16:56:37 UTC
The branch releng/14.0 has been updated by emaste:


commit 88bb052a75aa5c8b6049b3ee0e60f2364fbd01a7
Author:     Ed Maste <>
AuthorDate: 2023-09-07 15:10:33 +0000
Commit:     Ed Maste <>
CommitDate: 2023-09-09 16:55:59 +0000

    syscons: refer to it as the legacy console
    vt(4) is the default console, and although there is no firm deprecation
    plan for syscons(4) yet it it is not actively maintained and is not
    compatible with contemporary systems (i.e., those booting via UEFI).
    Reviewed by:    manu
    Sponsored by:   The FreeBSD Foundation
    (cherry picked from commit 2afef29b2c0b59182c6c1e133733943eafab714d)
    (cherry picked from commit b67ff0e3cfb9da85332377956f200ee7326963f3)
    Approved by:    re (gjb)
 share/man/man4/syscons.4 | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/share/man/man4/syscons.4 b/share/man/man4/syscons.4
index f9540ffe9bdc..19ecd5e3746e 100644
--- a/share/man/man4/syscons.4
+++ b/share/man/man4/syscons.4
@@ -30,7 +30,7 @@
 .Nm syscons ,
 .Nm sc
-.Nd the console driver
+.Nd the legacy console driver
 .Cd "options MAXCONS=N"
 .Cd "options SC_ALT_MOUSE_IMAGE"