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Re: [Xen-devel] no output on console when using 2.6.39 as dom0-kernel

To: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] no output on console when using 2.6.39 as dom0-kernel
From: Ronny Hegewald <ronny.hegewald@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 1 Jun 2011 19:37:47 +0000
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On Tuesday 31 May 2011, you wrote:
> On Sun, May 29, 2011 at 11:52:46PM +0000, Ronny Hegewald wrote:
> > This topic was brought up before for the 2.6.38 kernel one month ago
> >
> > http://lists.xensource.com/archives/html/xen-devel/2011-04/msg01345.html
> >
> > It wasnt mentioned there that upstream has some missing functionality for
> > the console, so i assume that it should work.
> >
> > First my config: xen 4.1, 2.6.39 upstream linux-kernel, both 32-bit
> >
> > As soon the dom0-kernel is booting all output is cleared and the screen
> > stays black, but the kernel is booting fine and i can login and start
> > programs etc.
> Nice!
> > When i start X the output on the screen works normally. As soon i finish
> > X, the screen turns black again.
> When you switch consoles do you go to text mode?

Yes, simple 80x25 text-mode.

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