Bug #393

Add chvt to and back options in config file

Added by Hammel over 6 years ago. Updated over 6 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:03 Nov 2014
Priority:ImmediateDue date:
Assignee:Hammel% Done:


Category:Image display
Target version:PiBox - 0.10.0
Severity:03 - Medium


The config file has a chvt "to" field (line 3) but not a "back" field. Use of a new monitor (or perhaps recent changes in the way X is started multiple times) has changed where we need to change to and back. Having both will allow complete custom configuration in such cases.

Related issues

Related to VideoFE - Bug #369: Add name:value to config file Closed 27 Jul 2014

Associated revisions

Revision 0aa7c1ae
Added by Hammel over 6 years ago

RM #393: Added support for setting the to and back VTs in config file.


#1 Updated by Hammel over 6 years ago

  • Status changed from New to In Progress
  • % Done changed from 0 to 20

Code is updated and ready for test. Be sure to update /etc/videofe.cfg with new config (under data/videofe.cfg in source tree).

#2 Updated by Hammel over 6 years ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed
  • % Done changed from 20 to 100

Added support for to and back VT settings to config file. Tested on target board and verified. Changes pushed.

Closing issue.

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