console switching does not work with ti-omap

Bug #561424 reported by Oliver Grawert on 2010-04-12
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
linux-ti-omap (Ubuntu)
High
Amit Kucheria
Lucid
High
Amit Kucheria

Bug Description

running a d-i install i can switch consoles but the screen will stay on tty1, the same issue is seen on live images (indeed with tty7 on the screen instead of tty1)

Oliver Grawert (ogra) on 2010-04-12
Changed in linux-ti-omap (Ubuntu Lucid):
milestone: none → ubuntu-10.04
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Amit Kucheria (amitk)
Paul Larson (pwlars) wrote :

I have seen this also with the netbook image. I can switch to another console and I lose input control on the console it previously displayed, but the display doesn't change. I can get control back by switching back to it again.

Changed in linux-ti-omap (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: New → Confirmed
Paul Larson (pwlars) wrote :

CONFIG_FRAMEBUFFER_CONSOLE=m
# CONFIG_FRAMEBUFFER_CONSOLE_DETECT_PRIMARY is not set
# CONFIG_FRAMEBUFFER_CONSOLE_ROTATION is not set
# CONFIG_FONTS is not set

I built a test kernel tonight and tried this, it fixes the problem

Changed in linux-ti-omap (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Steve Langasek (vorlon) on 2010-04-16
Changed in linux-ti-omap (Ubuntu Lucid):
milestone: ubuntu-10.04 → lucid-updates
Amit Kucheria (amitk) wrote :

Enabled by FRAMEBUFFER_CONSOLE in Kconfig

Changed in linux-ti-omap (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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