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rtz 08-19-2012 10:17 AM

resizing the text of shell prompt with networking when switched into recovery mode
 
i want to resize the text size of shell prompt with networking. when i switch to recovery mode from the grub menu the size of the text appears too big when i drop to root shell prompt with networking.how can i resize it to something i feel comfortable with.

billyoc 08-19-2012 11:07 AM

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Originally Posted by rtz (Post 4758317)
i want to resize the text size of shell prompt with networking. when i switch to recovery mode from the grub menu the size of the text appears too big when i drop to root shell prompt with networking.how can i resize it to something i feel comfortable with.

You can change the "vga=" option in grub, here are some options:

http://www.gregfolkert.net/info/vesa-display-codes.html

rtz 08-19-2012 10:54 PM

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Originally Posted by billyoc (Post 4758340)
You can change the "vga=" option in grub, here are some options:

http://www.gregfolkert.net/info/vesa-display-codes.html


but that only changed the text size of the grub menu.rest when i move to recovery mode the text size is the same.can u temme which specific file to modify.

rtz 08-21-2012 01:20 AM

but that only changed the text size of the grub menu.rest when i move to recovery mode the text size is the same.can u temme which specific file to modify.


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