PATCH: console on by default if not embedded (save mucho pain)

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Sun Jul 27 2003 - 15:02:01 EST

(Andi Kleen)
diff -u --new-file --recursive --exclude-from /usr/src/exclude linux-2.6.0-test2/drivers/char/Kconfig linux-2.6.0-test2-ac1/drivers/char/Kconfig
--- linux-2.6.0-test2/drivers/char/Kconfig 2003-07-10 21:04:38.000000000 +0100
+++ linux-2.6.0-test2-ac1/drivers/char/Kconfig 2003-07-16 18:39:32.000000000 +0100
@@ -5,8 +5,9 @@
 menu "Character devices"
 config VT
- bool "Virtual terminal"
+ bool "Virtual terminal" if EMBEDDED
         requires INPUT=y
+ default y
           If you say Y here, you will get support for terminal devices with
           display and keyboard devices. These are called "virtual" because you
@@ -35,8 +36,9 @@
           shiny Linux system :-)
 config VT_CONSOLE
- bool "Support for console on virtual terminal"
+ bool "Support for console on virtual terminal" if EMBEDDED
         depends on VT
+ default y
           The system console is the device which receives all kernel messages
           and warnings and which allows logins in single user mode. If you
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