r269471 make unusable VT console

Nathan Whitehorn nwhitehorn at freebsd.org
Fri Aug 15 23:51:37 UTC 2014

It also has bad effects on boot time. My desktop takes something like 3 
times as long to boot after r269471. If it can't be fixed quickly, it 
needs to be reverted.

On 08/15/14 15:27, Adrian Chadd wrote:
> keep in mind that the vt_vga code will be used for new VGA bring-up on
> hardware that exposes legacy VGA bits and pieces, at least until EFI
> booting is guaranteed everywhere. Trying to do development on the
> console of something using the current vt_vga in order to bring up
> things like an ethernet driver will be .. special.
> -a
> On 15 August 2014 15:14, Aleksandr Rybalko <ray at ddteam.net> wrote:
>> On Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:28:07 +0200
>> Carlos Jacobo Puga Medina <cpm at fbsd.es> wrote:
>>>> I believe it's still broken. There's a related PR at
>>>> http://bugs.freebsd.org/192452 and, I suspect, 192456. Aleksandr, would
>>>> you mind reverting this reversion? It seems to have created a lot of
>>>> problems.
>>>> -Nathan
>>> Yes, I think that ray@ is around here somewhere to fix this :P
>>> Regards,
>>> --
>>> Carlos Jacobo Puga Medina <cpm at fbsd.es>
>> Hi guys!
>> Sorry for delay.
>> Carlos, can you please share picture of such bad behaviuor?
>> Looks like this mode almost unused novadays, so modern hardware have problems
>> in implementations of this mode.
>> Thanks!
>> WBW
>> --
>> Aleksandr Rybalko <ray at ddteam.net>
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