Re: 2.1.112: Console funnies _almost_ cured

Jon M. Taylor (
Fri, 31 Jul 1998 13:07:40 -0700 (PDT)

On 31 Jul 1998, James H. Cloos Jr. wrote:

> >>>>> "Michael" == Michael L Galbraith <> writes:
> Michael> My machine won't boot if I use (scanned) VESA fb modes (card
> Michael> switches ok, but box goes beepitybeepbeep forever or until
> Michael> CtrlAltDel at which time beeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee) which I
> Michael> think is my AMI bios, so was booted in plain vga fb (80x25).
> AFAICT, the scan option does not list vesafb compatable VESA modes at
> all.

Why? This iseems to be causing confusion.


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