Bug#559364: [RFC]: Bug#559364: regression: console text is red
On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 07:17:18PM +0200, Petr Salinger wrote:
> I dig into. The "tput op" does not do what is expected.
> The our 8.x kernel series have added following options:
> # UTF-8 console support
> options VESA
> options SC_PIXEL_MODE # add support for the raster text mode
> options TEKEN_UTF8 # UTF-8 output handling
> options TEKEN_XTERM # xterm-style terminal emulation
> But the TERM settings is not xterm, but still cons25.
> It suffices to change cons25 into xterm in src/init.c
> and debian/share/inittab.kfreebsd-gnu in source package sysvinit.
Thanks for investigating.
It's probably the way to go. xterm also brings partial support for
UTF-8, and we are likely to deprecate (remove ?) 7.x kernel for squeeze.
Aurelien Jarno GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73