Screen buffer

Greg O'Keefe gcokeefe at
Wed Aug 1 20:31:43 EST 2001

FreeBSD keeps these buffers when switching vc's.
I don't know how, but it shows that its possible.

Greg O'Keefe

On Wed, Aug 01, 2001 at 05:21:00AM +0000, Peter Petroff wrote:
> Hello everybody. I have a question about the screen buffer in linux
> (shift+pgup). On my PC it holds about 10 screens on a tty. On what
> depends this number? Can it be increased? Can the buffer be retined
> when switching from one tty to another (alt+ Fn)? I would appreciate
> any replies or suggested readings cause I have no clue about this
> subject :) Thanks
> Peter Petroff
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