[kbd] [systemd-devel] systemd-vconsole-setup fails very slowly

Kay Sievers kay at vrfy.org
Wed Apr 1 23:53:36 MSK 2015

On Wed, Apr 1, 2015 at 10:45 PM, Andy Lutomirski <luto at amacapital.net> wrote:
> On Apr 1, 2015 12:56 PM, "Kay Sievers" <kay at vrfy.org> wrote:

>> Do you have an idea why the VM does not accept the custom font? If
>> that is something obvious, and we can detect it, we could make
>> vconsole-setup check for it. But then again, fixing setfont seems like
>> the obvious fix here.
> I assume it's because the VM has no graphical console at all.

We check the existence of the corresponding /dev/vcs%i, to check if
the tty is allocated where we want to apply the font to. Do these
devices exist on the running machine?

And what does this say?
  grep . /sys/class/tty/tty0/active /sys/class/tty/console/active


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