Re: kernel 2.6.19: system freeze with blinking CapsLock and ScrollLock leds
On Fri, Dec 08, 2006 at 12:41:13AM +0100, Gabor Gombas wrote:
> AFAIK with a single dual-headed card that is not possible. With two
> cards it might work, provided that the video driver in X can drive the
> second card without ever touching the legacy VGA I/O space (since that
> can be enabled for only one card at a time, and there is no
> infrastructure currently to arbitrate which card has it enabled).
IIRC even when I used a hercules monitor XFree86 blanked the hercules
textmode (and framebuffer (but that was to be expected))
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