1. A

    How to interface with the graphics card on freebsd.

    Hello, I would like to know how to draw something without on a modern graphics card under FreeBSD. I have a 2560x1440 monitor and a Radeon RX 6800 TX. // As an example setup. I'm more interested in embedded systems, but it would be interesting to see if the process is the same for a...
  2. A

    Solved FreeBSD 13.0 Won’t Boot After NVIDIA Drivers Installed

    Good afternoon all: I didn’t experience this problem in 12.2, but with 13.0 I can’t get FreeBSD to boot up after I install NVIDIA drivers. The boot process freezes at the frame buffer. See attached image for error message. It's an Nvidia 1080 Ti on a custom-built machine. No other OS gives me...
  3. Steffen

    Splitted screen on iMac 2009

    Hi! I installed FreeBSD 13-RELEASE minimal on an iMac 2009 without any problems. After that I tried to setup i3: pkg install xorg-server xinit xf86-input-keyboard xf86-input-mouse pkg install i3-gaps i3lock i3status pkg install xorg-drivers pkg install terminology zsh sudo...
  4. goshanecr

    Can I use multimedia/mpv with framebuffer in kms console?

    Good day Friends! I have a kms enabled console with graphics/drm-kmod installed and loaded. Is it possible view video without X through multimedia/mpv? I'm install it and from mpv -vo help gives that options: Available video outputs: libmpv render API for libmpv gpu...
  5. aragats

    Solved How to use LCD with BeagleBone?

    This is not about X. In general. For example, how to get console on LCD? When running the official FreeBSD 12.0 for BeagleBone I see: % grep fb0 /var/run/dmesg.boot fb0: <AM335x LCD controller> mem 0x4830e000-0x4830efff irq 43 on simplebus0 But there is no such device node. Am I missing something?
  6. aragats

    bhyve framebuffer: atkbd data buffer full

    I believe this is an old issue, but I experience it in my both bhyve Windows 7 setups on completely different hardware. When accessing bhyve framebuffer via vncviewer (doesn't matter which one) I cannot type, bhyve spits out atkbd data buffer full message with each keystroke. There exists a...
  7. aragats

    bhyve framebuffer and vncviewer

    The issues described below probably have discussed, however I couldn't find actual solutions or good workarounds. Are there anything new on them? When bhyve runs Windows 7 as a guest with framebuffer enabled: 1. X mouse cursor does not coincides with Windows cursor. Abruptly moving it beyond...
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    Other Image/video/mouse capabilities of the virtual console?

    In Linux's virtual console it's possible to use primitive image/video capabilities without starting X, using the framebuffer with tools like fbgs and fbi. These features are used extensively in programs like Terminology[1], a terminal emulator that can replace the Linux default virtual console...
  9. h0m3

    Solved vidcontrol missing modes

    Hello, I'm trying to change the console resolution to anything different from the default "640x400" and i have some problems. When i run vidcontrol -i mode i got 511 different modes, all with the same resolution 671404428x671404428 but i cannot change to any of that. Running vidcontrol -i...