monitor refresh rate -> how to increase? (NO `X' environment)

Rob Park rbpark at
Wed Jan 1 22:19:02 PST 2003

Alas! calmar spake thus:
> It's also possible to change the 'lengh' of a line (default 80 I guess),
> I need to change something in the Lilo-boot when I remember properly. So
> this I will find out I guess.

Pass 'vga=ask' to the kernel at boot time, and it will let you change
the 'resolution' of your console. If you find one you like, you can then
change it to 'vga=#', where the # is the # of the one you like.

Rob Park
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