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Re: Installation is FANTASTIC!!!



On Saturday 22 April 2006 01:27, Henning Makholm wrote:
> I don't care much for mouse clicks, but "80x25 characters and a 8-bit
> font" is a very low common denominator for the amount of text one can
> show on the screen when selecting packages or answering complex
> debconf questions. The 8-bit-ness of the font is not a problem for
> people installing in English, but being able to see more lines at a
> time should benefit everybody who want or need more control than just
> accepting all of the defaults.

You can boot the installer with a vga=... boot option to use a higher 
resolution console. When I install on my sparc with framebuffer enabled I 
get something like 40 lines and 132 columns.

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