[rescue] Solaris 8 Differences
mcguire at neurotica.com
Fri Feb 1 14:43:22 CST 2002
On February 1, Thomas Steffen wrote:
> >> OpenBSD and Linux should be fine for console use. Solaris sucks,
> >> because it has no frame buffer support and no virtual terminals.
> > what do you mean it has no frame buffer support?
> I mean that is uses the OpenBoot console. Which is painfully slow on
> an LX, a bit like using a 9600 terminal. It is just completely
> orthogonal to the blindingly (in comparison) fast and efficient
> framebuffer consoles you get with linux.
Please ignore my statement about this in my other email...I
misinterpreted your words on this as well. I stand in complete
agreement on this point.
St. Petersburg, FL "Less talk. More synthohol." --Lt. Worf
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