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Date:      Thu, 16 Jun 2016 18:58:55 -0400
From:      Stari Karp <starikarp@yandex.com>
To:        cpghost <cpghost@cordula.ws>, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: vt console
Message-ID:  <1466117935.8068.2.camel@yandex.com>
In-Reply-To: <f6269593-0e63-6450-c698-9d71927add1b@cordula.ws>
References:  <5524302.HdIPqapjz5@lumiwa.farm.net> <f6269593-0e63-6450-c698-9d71927add1b@cordula.ws>

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On Thu, 2016-06-16 at 15:25 +0200, cpghost wrote:
> On 06/04/16 13:14, Stari Karp wrote:
> > 
> > Hi!
> > 
> > My system:
> > FreeBSD 10.3-RELEASE-p5 #0: Sat May 28 12:23:44 UTC 2016     root@a
> > md64-
> > builder.daemonology.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC 
> > 
> > I am searching still on web for the answer why I cannot have the
> > same 
> > resolution in console as I have on KDE when I swith from KDE to
> > console (I had 
> > on FreeBSD 10.2). In /boot/loader.conf I have:
> > kern.vty="vt"
> On my system, I have this in my /boot/loader.conf:
> 
> kern.vty="vt"
> kern.vt.fb.default_mode="1280x1024"
> 
> The console switches to higher resolution as soon as I *manually*
> 
> # kldload radeonkms
> 
> which pulls in this, among others:
> 
> 13    1 0xffffffff82039000 1165b3   radeonkms.ko
> 18    1 0xffffffff821a9000 1070     radeonkmsfw_RS780_pfp.ko
> 19    1 0xffffffff821ab000 5b6e     radeonkmsfw_RS780_me.ko
> 20    1 0xffffffff821b1000 1369     radeonkmsfw_R600_rlc.ko
> 
> after this, I can freely switch from X to console, and the console
> stays in high res mode too.
> 
> Hope it helps...
> 
> -cpghost.
> 

I had default_mode also in the /boot/loader.conf but didn't work.  I
didn't have problem on FreeBSD 10.2-RELEASE (amd64) but when I  upgrade
to 10.3-RELEASE stopped working. I did new install of FreeBSD 10.3-
RELEASE(amd64) and result is the same: doesn't work.

Thank you anyway.




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