[lfs-dev] resizecons : a proposal

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Fri May 18 09:27:48 PDT 2012

On Fri, May 18, 2012 at 03:16:30PM +0800, xinglp wrote:
> In fact, I didn't know about resizecons until days before.
> Since I  found "man ifup" display dash "-" into a "■" on local console,
> I diged into kbd, and found resizecons, I think it maybe usefull.
> When I use my "live lfs" I put "vga=ask"  in grub,
> So, if I can "resizecons" after boot, it's better :-) , but that's not
> a easy dream.
 Well, you can build resizecons on x86_64 by editing the configure
script, or just applying the attached patch from SuSe.  You can even
run it from a DESTDIR install, but it is no use without the video
files, and for those you need svgalib - see the archives from last

das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce
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Index: kbd-1.15.3/configure.ac
--- kbd-1.15.3.orig/configure.ac
+++ kbd-1.15.3/configure.ac
@@ -59,7 +59,7 @@ esac
 case $host_cpu in
-	i?86*) RESIZECONS_PROGS=yes ;;
+	i?86*|x86_64) RESIZECONS_PROGS=yes ;;
 	*)     RESIZECONS_PROGS=no ;;

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