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I have compiled my kernel and it does load however if i do not change lilo.conf to "vga=normal” I get a blank screen. I am thinking this is a frame buffer issue so I went to recompile frame buffer right into the kernel and not load it has a module however I can not find out where to add this when I do my menuconfig.
I know frame buffer is under Console driver in 2.4 . I haven't taken any notes on where stuff is on 2.6 because I haven't seen much need to use 2.6 as 2.4 + my -sk patchset seems to do everything i need .