Re: Netwinder stuck in 8pp color w/ Debian kernel 2.4.16 - more...
On Sun, 2002-03-17 at 18:08, B. Douglas Hilton wrote:
> Anyways, fbset works just fine on this thing with the exception
> that I cannot seem to change color depth to anything beyond
> 8bpp. Perhaps the debian kernel was only compiled for 8bpp?
Other framebuffer depths seem to be compiled as modules. The netwinder
In theory, then, you should be able to "modprobe fbcon-cfb24" and then
fbset --depth 24, or whatever.