problem with framebuffer support

Paul someone at nowhere.org
Fri Mar 12 09:59:01 PST 2004


In article <c2rrn6$g0c$3 at belgarath.linuxfromscratch.org>, no at use.this.es 
says...
> Helllo,
> 
> After finishing LFS 5.0, i recompiled the kernel to have high resolution 
> mode in the console, before init BLFS. As is explained in the 
> frame-buffer howto, i compile the kernel with the following options 
> (into the kernel, no as modules):
> 
> VGA Text Console
> Video Selection Support
> Support for frame buffer devices (experimental)
> VESA VGA Graphic console
> Advanced Low Level Drivers ***
> Select Mono, 2bpp, 4bpp, 8bpp, 16bpp, 24bpp and 32bpp packed pixel 
> drivers ***
> 
> *** the first time i did't built them, as i did in my old LFS 4.0 they. 
> now the are built in
> 
> These are the same options that i had working fine in LFS 4.0, with my 
> NVIDIA GeForce 2MX
> 
> Well, i had lilo, but know i use grub. In menu.lst i put vga=0x305
> 
> But nothing, it doesn't work.

Have you tried decimal notation, eg vga=792?

Paul



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