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Re: [Xen-devel] console: introduce console=none option

>>> On 26.01.12 at 13:19, Andrew Cooper <andrew.cooper3@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> XenServer by default boots without a serial console (buggy hardware
> reasons) and dom0 displays a splash screen.  Unfortunately, having Xen
> writing to the vga text area looks ugly whilst dom0 is trying to set up
> non-text mode and display  the splash screen.
> We have been using "console=" to prevent this behavior for a while, but
> presented herewith is a patch to fix the problem correctly.

While I don't mind the patch, I'm completely confused by the description:
Where is it that Xen writes to VGA text area after control was passed to


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