VT paramter doesn't take effect - global_cursor_default

Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu
Fri Aug 16 08:53:22 EDT 2013

On Fri, 16 Aug 2013 13:43:19 +0800, Woody Wu said:

> I was trying to set a module parameter for vt.c, I set it in command
> line as "global_cursor_default=0".  After that, I debug the kernel by
> printing and check the /sys/modules/vt/parameters/global_cursor_default,
> all found the parameter did not take effect. The corresponding static
> variable is still keep its default value of -1.
> What's wrong with my operations?

Module parameters have to be specified as  modulename.parametername=foo.

Try this instead:     vt.global_cursor_default=0
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