Michael D. Bevilacqua on 15 May 2005 04:58:49 -0000

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Re: [PLUG] framebuffer woes

On Sat, May 14, 2005 at 08:31:52PM -0400, pinkee@cavegirl.org wrote:
> i'm running a 2.6.10 kernel and i've recompiled it to death to get
> framebuffer support on the console, it was working before i had to
> reinstall. does anyone have any tips or a config in that kernel range
> i could look over to see what's up?

This works for me:

vesa vga vesafb w/ console and size support aka...

[*] Support for frame buffer devices
[*]   Enable Video Mode Handling Helpers
<*> VESA VGA graphics support - vesafb

Console display driver support  --->
[*]   Video mode selection support
<*> Framebuffer Console support

Console display driver support  --->
[*]   Standard 224-color Linux logo

And stick this into your LILO/GRUB conf...

vga = 791


Michael D. Bevilacqua
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