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Date:      Tue, 12 May 2020 15:33:19 +0530
From:      Manish Jain <>
To:        Polytropon <>, Ekalavya <>
Cc:        =?UTF-8?Q?Trond_Endrest=c3=b8l?= <>,
Subject:   Re: Cannot load intel driver(i915kms) without screen blanking out
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References:  <alpine.BSF.2.22.395.2005120024590.1269@devMachine> <> <alpine.BSF.2.22.395.2005120810220.1514@devMachine> <>

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 > Only for systems that do _not_ run X, choosing sc is still
 > possible with
 > 	kern.vty="sc"
 > in /boot/loader.conf, changing the default setting from vt.

Hi Poly/Ekalavya,

Perhaps I should add that while X needs kern.vty set to vt, setting the 
variable to sc disables X but enables text-mode screensavers.

I have a pure text-mode FreeBSD installation on one of my disks and I 
quite enjoy the Logo saver therein.

Manish Jain

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