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Re: Have Linux boot with eye-candy

Matthew Garrett <mjg59@srcf.ucam.org> wrote:
> a nice pretty picture on it with fbview, for instance. However, I'm
> pretty sure that the VESA framebuffer can't be made modular if you want it
> to work, so you either need it statically built in or you need to use the
> 16 colour VGA one.

The VESA driver has been modularised in the Debian kernels.
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