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Old 05-07-2003, 09:55 PM   #1
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Resolution Change outside of X


In Redhat 7.1 I was able to change the resolution for full text mode to 1024x768 so that when it was booting up the text was displayed in 1024x768 and it had a little picture of tux at the top, is there any way to do this in redhat 9.0?
 
Old 05-07-2003, 10:01 PM   #2
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Enable framebuffer mode. This is done either with a kernel recompile, or finding a precompiled kernel with framebuffer enabled.

Then to resize it's adding vga=ask or something similar in your boot manager.

Read the docs for more info:
/usr/src/linux/Documentation/fb

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