Bug#97574: Debian 'stable' install assumes color monitor
network card: ne2000 compatible
"Adam Conrad" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Try "linux video=vc:8"
> (There's help for it at the boot prompt.. Somewhere in special
> hardware or something like that "if you want to boot without the
> framebuffer console")
That did work, many thanks. Unless you guys want to have this be the
default, or detect it (the presence of an MDA card only would make it
reasonable, I think) this can be closed. Sorry to have bothered y'all,
but I didn't figure this would relate to the FB, and #debian turned up
nothing. On we go.