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Re: Console vga mode

Robert Epprecht, 2002-Oct-01 22:18 +0200:
> My Debian woody system boots into a 80x30 console.
> Sometimes I'd like to have the old 80x25 screens back, how?
> I have tried booting with vga=normal and vga=ask (and then '0')
> but it does not change anything.
> How do I switch to 25x80?
> Thanks a lot, Robert.

At boot, try entering this at the boot prompt:




This should disable the framebuffer driver altogether and put you at
the standard textmode 80x25 display.


Jeff Coppock		Systems Engineer
Diggin' Debian		Admin and User

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