blank screen after hitting Ctrl+Alt+F1..12 from Xorg with syscons driver in any FreeBSD version and video card

Erich Dollansky erichsfreebsdlist at
Sat May 30 22:41:52 UTC 2015


On Sat, 30 May 2015 20:35:56 +0200
Xavier <xavierfreebsdquestions at> wrote:

> Hi ,
> When I hitting Ctrl+Alt+F1..12 from Xorg I get a blank screen. I not
> see any.
of course not. The old SC is not compatible with the 'new' KMS at all.

> I need a syscons because I need VGA text mode ( Newcons don't support
> VGA text mode ).
> Any way to debug this issue ?
I think that it is more a re-write than just a bit of debugging.


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