[Pm-utils] chvt is a quirk (at least with current nvidia binary drivers)

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Mon Jun 30 04:40:22 PDT 2008

On Sun, Jun 29, 2008 at 05:47:28PM -0500, Victor Lowther wrote:

> Anyways, I would like to see if we can do without chvt and the attendant
> time-eating console switching with other drivers that handle kernel
> modesetting correctly.  To test them, make sure you are using kernel
> suspend/resume on a system that 98smart-kernel-video approves of and see
> if --quirk-no-chvt does the Right Thing, or if it makes your box
> explode.

The kernel will do a chvt even if you don't.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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