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Old 02-21-2003, 11:30 AM   #1
Paulo Ges
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Setting up video in text mode to 50 lines


My distribution is Conectiva Linux 8 and I'd like to know how to adjust the console to 50 lines instead of 25.

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Old 02-26-2003, 08:01 AM   #2
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If you are using lilo then you can set the following line:

vga=extended

You might want to read the following man page:
man 5 lilo
 
  


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