CURRENT: Intel Haswell KMS support?

Roland Smith rsmith at
Tue Jan 6 20:03:55 UTC 2015

On Tue, Jan 06, 2015 at 09:35:27PM +0800, Gregory Orange wrote:
> On 05/01/15 23:07, Warren Block wrote:
> > There is also hw.vga.textmode=1, which causes vt to remain in
> > text mode until a switch to graphics is made, like starting X.  This can
> > make booting faster, mostly due to text scrolling.
> sysctl -a doesn't show this setting - is there a way to confirm this is 
> in place?

It doesn't exist on my machine either (FreeBSD 10.1-STABLE amd64). I'm using

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