Re: Can you try to do video=vc:3-5 ? (Re: Mitsumi CD and penguin logo on compact boot disks)
On Fri, Apr 21, 2000 at 12:16:44AM +0900, Taketoshi Sano wrote:
> a) In `vi' (elvis-tiny) the first five lines are always
> garbled, also sometimes in `less' etc.
I did file bug reports against elvis-tiny (bug#62720) and
less (don't know the number).
> b) Worse, the xserver-svga seems to have problems when
> switching from the uncommon 30x80 to graphics mode,
> when you have an ET4000/W32P chip. This is already
> documented in README.Tseng or so.
"XFree86 has some problems getting the clock selection
right with some ET4000 boards when the server is started
from a high-resolution text mode. The clock selection is
always correct when the server is started from a standard
80x25 text mode."
I don't know much about the framebuffer device, but is it
possible to have a kernel on the boot disc, that uses fb,
but without the penguin logo and w/ 80x25 instead of 80x30?
Or does using fb mean, I always have a higher
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