Re: console-setup: is it possible to use kernel fonts instead of something loaded by console-setup?
On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 11:39:01PM -0400, Dave Witbrodt wrote:
> Applied the patch, and edited /etc/default/console-setup with these
> (There was no default value for "FONT" in that config file, though I did
> see it as a variable in /bin/setupcon; my edits did not touch any "FONT"
> Results: SUCCESS! My 10x18 kernel font is left undisturbed on all
> virtual terminals. Thank you for looking at this. My original post was
> merely asking whether it was possible to prevent 'console-setup' from
> imposing a software font. I expected to have to experiment with
> providing a "fix" for myself, but the only reply I received was to
> provide a fix! Nice. :)
Excellent, thanks for the test.
> Will this commit become part of the standard 'console-setup' package, or
> should I keep the patch and apply it to my own system each time
> 'console-setup' is updated?
It'll become part of the standard package; expect it to be included in
the next update.
Colin Watson [email@example.com]