On Thu, Aug 20, 1998 at 08:44:51AM +0200, Thomas Bogendoerfer wrote:
> > - We seem to have an off by one error. The topmost scanline is also being
> > displayed at the bottom of the screen.
> upps, never noticed that. There is another known bug in the console.
> If you insert a character sometimes the character gets painted twice, one
> at the correct position, the other at the end of the line.
Never seen that happen on my machine. I had the problem that the two topmost
lines were wrapped to the bottom. Changing the screen size in <asm/bootinfo.h>
to 160 x 64 fixed that.
> > - The display as programmed by Linux is somewhat offseted from IRIX's. Bad
> > because one has to reduce the size of the display and still the display
> > will wander around when switching between operating systems.
> I had to do this, otherwise we lose speed. I haven't found a solution, yet.
> If I find one, we can also do other console resolutions.