Problem with resolution
On Fri, Nov 21, 2008 at 08:03:02PM +0000, Ferris McCormick wrote:
> You can change it at the OBP 'ok' prompt; I don't recall the exact
> command off hand but someone here will know it. The frame buffer
> handbook shows what resolutions the afb supports --- search for
> 816-3582-11 at http://docs.sun.com and download the latest.
Hi. The problem isn't in OBP setting, but in the fb's setting in linux.
geometry 1152 900 1152 900 32
timings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
This is the actual setting and evidently isn't correct. I read the man of
frame buffer, but i've not understood the sintassi to change fb modes. When
i was using an intel processor & lilo, I used "VGA=ask", but I don't know
if I may use the same solution to find the right resolution with a blade,
silo and elite card.
This is a piece of my silo.conf:
Is it possible to insert VGA=ask to check possibilities to change
resolution? Where it's necessary to put "VGA=ask" to obtain what I'm