Re: vga=791 nno longer works
Ritesh Raj Sarraf said...
> marc on Monday 10 Oct 2005 00:30 wrote:
> > This is a bit odd. I've just upgraded my laptop to etch and xorg. Today,
> > I compiled a new 22.214.171.124 kernel. To my grub entry I added the option,
> > vga=791, to the kernel line, but now this has the effect of blanking the
> > screen until the boot process has completed.
> > My old 2.6.12 kernel still works quite happily with vga=791.
> > Any idea how to retrieve the "old" behaviour?
> That'd happen when the Frame Buffer Console (fbcon) is enabled as a module.
Thanks. It only required that one change. It was enabled as a module in
my previous compiles, though, so I guess something changed.