[PATCH TO TEST] VESA [1024x768] mode support for FreeBSD-CURRENT

Deng XueFeng dsnofe at msn.com
Fri Aug 27 20:46:40 PDT 2004

> On Aug 27, 2004 01:59:50 am +0000, Deng XueFeng wrote:
> > First to thanks Sascha Wildner <saw at online.de>.
> > he hack syscons to make dfbsd support 1024x768(16/24/32) syscons,
> > then I ported that to current. and it works well with my ati MOBILITY 
> > 7500[T31]/9200 [NX7000].
> > To make console support 1024x768; just type
> > #vidcontrol MODE_279
> > 
> > The originer patch can be get from dfbsd's maillist.
> here it is :)
> http://leaf.dragonflybsd.org/mailarchive/submit/2004-08/msg00074.html
> > and the attachment is against with FreeBSD CURRENT and 5.3
> > enjoy it!
> > 
> > NOTE:
> >       current-vidcontrol.1 current-vidcontrol.c is taken from dfbsd. which 
> > is include
> >       Sascha's patch.
> Hi,
> I don't know why, but your patch set doesn't apply cleanly against -current !
there is a error when i upload patch use IE on another box.
> so, I merged it in manually. also, take care while importing things to -current
> from DFBSD, since DFBSD is a fork from -stable. in other words, your patch set
> backout some change done in -current. the following patch set take care of this.
> I also tried to reduce the diff against -current whenever possible and made some
> style(9) changes (#define<tab> and <space>...<space> to <tab>).
> thanks anyway and good luck.
> PS : the following patch set applies and compiles cleanly against -current.
> however, I didn't have tested it yet since I can't reboot right now.

Aurelien Nephtali <aurelien.nephtali at wanadoo.fr> have just test it. he

I just added SC_PIXEL_MODE and it works pretty good!!
Now my console is full screen on my laptop!
Thanks :)

Deng XueFeng
MSN: dsnofe at msn.com

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