On Tue, Sep 18, 2001 at 05:10:55PM -0700, Vineet Kumar wrote:
> * Steve Gran (firstname.lastname@example.org) [010918 16:23]:
> > for. However, fbset 1024x760-60 works just fine. Am i just feeding the
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ 1st clue!
If fbset works then you must not be using the vesafb driver, all you
would get is an error message with vesafb
> fb/vesafb.txt file. If you're using something else instead of vesa (like
> rivafb for an nvidia riva, or matroxfb for a matrox, etc.) see the
> appropriate file in the same place (<kernel-source>/Documentation/fb).
This is exactly what you need to do, with perhaps a visit to
/var/log/dmesg to look for the line which will tell you what driver
you are actually using. Look for something that starts with ``fb0:''
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- From: Steve Gran <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Re: fbset
- From: Vineet Kumar <email@example.com>