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Date:	Mon, 09 Nov 2009 13:21:32 +0100
From:	Clemens Ladisch <clemens@...isch.de>
To:	Alan Cox <alan@...rguk.ukuu.org.uk>
CC:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...e.de>, Daniel Mack <daniel@...aq.de>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
	Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@...ux-m68k.org>,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] vt: make the default cursor shape configurable

Alan Cox wrote:
> > The justification from Daniel's original patch was:
> > | For embedded systems, the blinking cursor at startup time can be
> > | annoying and unintended.
> > 
> > Would a simple "Disable cursor by default" switch more acceptable?
> 
> Well I guess you could just make the default cursor define a variable and
> mark it MODULE_PARAM ?

The original thread started here: <http://lkml.org/lkml/2009/11/5/71>.
To quote Andrea:
| There's no need to choose if we want the blinking cursor or not
| at each boot.


Clemens
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