[Comm-en] Video mode being set at boot time

Michael Shigorin mike at osdn.org.ua
Mon Feb 17 16:04:43 MSK 2003

On Mon, Feb 17, 2003 at 03:41:25PM +0300, vadim at mail.cytspb.rssi.ru wrote:
> >Either turn off framebuffer,
> And I will revert to 80*25? 

Mmm... not necessarily.

> Don't like this on 17 inch Philips 107B -  (1152*864*100Hz- OK)

I used to have SVGATextMode, but now just prefer X.

> >reflashing video card (possible with Radeons at least).
> Ouch!  Don't like that idea either. Though the card is Radeon
> 9000 from Sapphire.  I'd prefer to tune it up. 

Then you could try SVGATextMode, radeonfb or searching for
"radeon linux framebuffer refresh" -- but I'm no advisor here,
see above about X. :)

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