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VIRTIO_CONSOLE(4)      FreeBSD Kernel Interfaces Manual	     VIRTIO_CONSOLE(4)

NAME
     virtio_console -- VirtIO Console driver

SYNOPSIS
     To	compile	this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your
     kernel configuration file:

	   device virtio_console

     Alternatively, to load the	driver as a module at boot time, place the
     following line in loader.conf(5):

	   virtio_console_load="YES"

DESCRIPTION
     The virtio_console	device driver provides support for VirtIO console
     devices.

     The console device	may have one or	more ports.  Each port is similar to a
     simple serial interface, and each port is accessible through tty(4).

FILES
     /dev/ttyV?.??

SEE ALSO
     tty(4) virtio(4)

HISTORY
     The virtio_console	driver was written by Bryan Venteicher
     <bryanv@FreeBSD.org>.

FreeBSD	10.3		       October 22, 2014			  FreeBSD 10.3

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