Re: [PATCH] fbcon: make cursor display conditional

From: Clemens Ladisch
Date: Fri Nov 06 2009 - 03:16:54 EST

Daniel Mack wrote:
> For embedded systems, the blinking cursor at startup time can be
> annoying and unintended. Add a new kernel parameter
> 'fbcon_disable_cursor' which disables it conditionally.

Wouldn't it be more useful to change the CUR_DEFAULT symbol (see the
end of <linux/console_struct.h>) into a kernel parameter, instead of
adding a new flag?

Best regards,

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