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    (solution) colemak layout not used in console after install of GhostBSD

    After installing GhostBSD, selected keyboard layout was used in X/xorg, but not in console. According to this vt is the current default console. Keyboard layout is in /usr/share/vt/keymap/colemak.acc.kbd Solution: edit /etc/defaults/rc.conf keymap="colemak.acc.kbd" and /etc/rc.conf...
  2. hishnik

    Solved FreeBSD 13.2 vt-console shortcuts L_Alt+d - works, but R_Alt+d - don't work

    Eventually I've installed fresh FreeBSD 13.2 and found this problem. Alt+d should delete word in front of the cursor. It drives me crazy. How to make it work correctly?
  3. D

    Solved Changing Keyboard Layout In sc

    Hello, I have tried changing the screen resolution with vidcontrol but I got an error: module_register_init: MOD_LOAD (vesa, 0xffffffff8251100, 0) error 19 sysctl_unregister_oid: failed to unregister sysctl With this reply, I changed my console mode from vt to sc and I successfully changed my...
  4. VladiBG

    Solved vt color

    I've been struggling for a long time with the default color palette of vt terminal especially in midnight commander. Today i had some free time to look at this and finally i manage to set up the default "dos" color palette from here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ANSI_escape_code The settings...
  5. 3301

    Using true-type fonts (converted to fnt) under vt

    Hi, I decided to use my freshly installed FreeBSD-12-STABLE only in "text" mode (cheap laptop, no drivers for touchpad). I manged to configure nice colors (solarized) but stuck with two things. One of them is font configuration. Currently I use default terminus font. The problem is that when...
  6. Mani H.

    Solved UEFI, Newcons (VT) with Weird Output

    Hi all, Freshly installed FreeBSD 11 Release on my Lenovo W520 with UEFI and VT. When I boot from FreeBSD ISO DVD, UEFI only and VT, everything looks normal, after installation completed and reboot the system here what the output looks like (please look at the attached file). Without loading...
  7. R

    Solved vt console change colors theme

    Hi guys, :beer: my question about vt console, is possible to change colors theme somehow? I mean not change orange to blue, but adjust the color slightly, like for a theme? EDIT: oh here is example what I mean :D
  8. R

    Get screenshot/image of vt

    Hello, my question about vt console, is it possible to get screenshot or image? maybe as PNG or JPEG? Thanks for help :)
  9. S

    Solved Can I switch between sc(4) and vt(4) without restarting?

    The title says pretty much everything. I want to switch between the two without restarting. Is it possible?
  10. S

    Can I use sc and not have the screen go blank when I exit Xorg?

    If I use sc, when I exit Xorg I get a blank screen. The handbook suggests I use vt, which works but doesn't have a screen saver. So I'd like to use sc. There is something that is not yet clear to me. Is it possible to use sc and not have the screen go blank after I exit Xorg? Just for the...
  11. S

    Can vt(4) turn off the screen after a period of inactivity?

    When I try to return from Xorg to pure console (either by killing Xorg or with ctrl-alt-f2) I get a blank screen. The handbook says enabling vt(4) will fix the problem. And it did. But then the screen saver wouldn't work: # from /etc/rc.conf saver="green" 10 months ago, someone asked this...
  12. O

    disable console beep

    Hello, I am new to FreeBSD. One of the first annoying problems I have found is the "console beep". I have found online several ways to disable it, but they seem not to work for me: kbdcontrol -b off doesn't do anything, keybell="off" (inside rc.conf) doesn't do anything, sysctl...