On Fri, 12 Oct 2001, Jordan Hubbard wrote:

> Cool!  Committed to -current.  Of course, this should really be rolled
> into the loader so that the sequence is more like this:
> <boot kern.flp>
> Would you like to load any additional kernel modules (y/n)? y
> Please insert modules floppy and press return:
> <forth script runs which presents menu for all items on modules floppy,
>  doing loads on any selected>
> Please insert mfsroot floppy and press return:
> <mfsroot is loaded as usual>
> <system boots into sysinstall>
> That way there's no need for a deviceRescan() and the user doesn't
> have to remember to invoke the Load KLD menu item before selecting an
> Installation type.  I remember some german(?) guy even writing a bunch
> of FICL primitives for doing those sorts of UIs.  I wonder what ever
> happened to that stuff?

If you mean what I mean, that guy was Polish, and that stuff still sits in
the tree:

src/boot/i386/libi386/vidconsole.c (look for TERM_EMU)

It is even enabled by default.



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