Re: Console handling (was: Re: Let's vote for PnP on 2.2)

Aaron M. Ucko (
14 Dec 1997 13:39:01 -0500

Tuomas Heino <> writes:

> Maybe so in the kernel level - I still remember switching between 80x25
> "normal" console and 80x50 dosemu... that's just a font change, no timing
> changes... (nowadays using svgatextmode - different modes for different
> consoles would prolly be quite complicated with something like that, right?;)

dosemu plays with the video hardware directly.

Aaron M. Ucko <> (finger [Stark raving sane]