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I've never worked with framebuffers but what acidkewpie said would probably work. But that would only work if you are physically logged into the machine itself. You mentioned you are accessing the box through telnet. It's not possible with telnet because of the way it works.
Unless you'd get a really advanced telnet client and some advanced telnet server to handle it. But that's what the xserver does for you. It's possible to run xsessions from a remote location even if your client computer is running windows. So I think you should be looking for a solution in that direction instead of getting it done through telnet.