[vconsole-discuss] vconsoles: physical and ttya console

2008-05-31 Thread Aaron Zang
Yes, virtual console provides this functionality. You can redirect system console to ttya/ttyb and the other virtual consoles would be left as is. Regards, Aaron Jim Klimov wrote: Is it possible with the current vconsole infrastructure to set up ttya/ttyb and physical console in parallel,

[vconsole-discuss] virtual console new release based on snv_85

2008-06-10 Thread Aaron Zang
Hi all, The new release for virtual console is available on OpenSolaris now. Please check out the download page of virtual console project: http://opensolaris.org/os/project/vconsole/Downloads/ And for those who have access to SWAN, you can get the install DVD image at:

[vconsole-discuss] virtual console new release based on snv_85

2008-06-13 Thread Aaron Zang
Actually before starting to release a SPARC build, I want to make sure that your SPARC box supports coherent console which means the graphic card of your SPARC box should be either XVR-100 or XVR-300. It is a requisite for supporting virtual console. Regards, Aaron William Yang wrote: Any

[vconsole-discuss] vconsoles: physical and ttya console

2008-06-03 Thread Aaron Zang
jimklimov at cos.ru wrote: Thanks... and where would the system messages go? Is there still one sink device for /dev/console - EITHER physical OR ttya? Yes, you are right. And the system message would still go to /dev/console by default. //Jim Aaron Zang wrote: Yes, virtual console

[vconsole-discuss] -k or disable options/hotkeys

2008-12-10 Thread Aaron Zang
End users are not supposed to interact with /usr/lib/vtdaemon binary directly, instead they should manage VT via SMF functionalities. The -k option is used to disable VT switching even when vtdaemon SMF service is running. Yes, vtdaemon manpage will be provided in the future. Regards, Aaron On

[vconsole-discuss] Need a VT console HOW to:

2008-12-15 Thread Aaron Zang
Hi Ron, Thanks for the feed back. If you can describe your problem more concisely, we can better solve it. We need the information such as how many console-login service instances are there. If console-login:vt3 does not exist, ALt F3 does nothing even if vtdaemon is running. And there are too

[vconsole-discuss] How can I know, the machine is vm or physical?

2008-08-11 Thread Aaron Zang
Hello, I think you got the wrong alias. This is the alias for the discussion about virtual console, which is not related to virtual machine. You may want to send your question to xen-discussion at opensolaris.org, there may be experts to answer your question. Regards. Aaron Paresh Devalekar

[vconsole-discuss] How can I know, the machine is vm or physical?

2008-08-11 Thread Aaron Zang
Aaron Zang wrote: Hello, I think you got the wrong alias. This is the alias for the discussion about virtual console, which is not related to virtual machine. You may want to send your question to xen-discussion at opensolaris.org, there may be experts to answer your question

[vconsole-discuss] options/hotkeys

2009-10-15 Thread Aaron Zang
On 10/14/09 19:20, John Levon wrote: On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 09:21:34AM +0800, Aaron Zang wrote: Sorry, I missed your email since there were so many of them. No problem. Running b124 on a Lenovo T61P. If I do ctrl-alt-F1 from X when options/hotkeys is false, I do not get any ttymon

[vconsole-discuss] vconsole: does it work?

2009-12-22 Thread Aaron Zang
It is not the ONLY bug that stops VT from enabled by default, though it is the most noticed one ;) We still have several other bugs to fix, some of them may lead to horrible impacts to the system if used by evil users. Regards, Aaron On 12/22/09 09:02, Edward Shu wrote: There is a security

[vconsole-discuss] vconsole [bluid 130]: does it work ?

2010-01-06 Thread Aaron Zang
. As Neal, my laptop is using a nvidia graphics card. Francois. On 12/21/09 05:52 PM, Aaron Zang wrote: / Hi Neal, // // I updated the project page with the latest changes. // My apologies for the inconvenience. // // http://hub.opensolaris.org/bin/view/Project+vconsole

[vconsole-discuss] vconsole [bluid 130]: does it work ?

2010-01-08 Thread Aaron Zang
CR 6915216 was filed, root cause known, will be fixed in build 132. Regards, Aaron On 01/06/10 10:59, Aaron Zang wrote: Hi, I am investigating the problem. And I was able to reproduce it, it is not an hardware specific problem. Since 130 has new gdm and Xorg was upgrade to 1.7.2