Re: vga text console

From: James C Georgas
Date: Mon Aug 14 2006 - 21:39:12 EST

On Tue, 2006-15-08 at 09:26 +0800, Antonino A. Daplas wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-08-15 at 09:22 +0800, Antonino A. Daplas wrote:
> > On Mon, 2006-08-14 at 21:11 -0400, James C Georgas wrote:
> > > I can't seem to remove the VGA text console from my kernel
> > > configuration. Can someone please enlighten me?
> >
> > You can't. It is always part of the kernel (for X86 at least). What's
> > your intention?

I want to write my own VGA text console driver.

> And correcting myself, you can configure out vgacon, but you have to
> define CONFIG_EMBEDDED, and undefine CONFIG_VT.
If I define CONFIG_EMBEDDED, is that going to change the behaviour of
other subsystems, or does it just enable more options?

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