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Old 01-02-2008, 04:13 PM   #1
the_imax
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using rdev


I have CentOS 5 and from what I have been able to understand from the man page of redev

redev -r or ramsize can be used to display the ramsize
rdev -v or vidmode can be used to display the video mode

however for me no options of rdev are working except 'redev ' given without any arguments

outupt of rdev -r or rdev -v just prodeces the rdev -h help page


what am I doing wrong ?
 
Old 01-02-2008, 05:43 PM   #2
harry edwards
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rdev -r and rdev -v require extra parameters, for example:

rdev -r /dev/fd0 627

rdev -v /dev/fd0 1
 
  


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