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Re: "xf86EnableIOPorts: Failed to set IOPL for I/O" again

+++ Philip Blundell [04-05-25 16:13 +0100]:
> On Tue, 2004-05-25 at 15:58, Wookey wrote:
> > (EE) FBDEV(0): FBIOPUT_VSCREENINFO: Invalid argument
> > (EE) FBDEV(0): Mode Init Failed
> This usually means you're asking for a screen mode that the in-kernel
> driver doesn't support.  Check that you have the right depth selected
> and that kind of good stuff.

What are the right settings? Changing colour depth from 16 to 8 makes it put
the screen into a horrible mangled-screen graphics mode with what still looks
likes text and I can only get out of it by pushing the orange button on the

But that's progress - it looks like the server started. I have 1024x768 and
800x600 resolutions specified.

If someone can point me at a working netwinder XF86config-4 that would
eliminate some uncertainty.

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