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Old 08-05-2004, 03:30 PM   #1
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shell resolution


How can i change shell resolution ?. My x enviroment works fine but when im loging out the screen resolution becomes very small


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Old 08-05-2004, 04:13 PM   #2
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Open up /etc/lilo.conf . You should see a section that looks like this:

Code:
# Normal VGA console
vga = normal
# VESA framebuffer console @ 1024x768x64k
# vga=791
# VESA framebuffer console @ 1024x768x32k
# vga=790
# VESA framebuffer console @ 1024x768x256
# vga=773
# VESA framebuffer console @ 800x600x64k
# vga=788
# VESA framebuffer console @ 800x600x32k
# vga=787
# VESA framebuffer console @ 800x600x256
# vga=771
# VESA framebuffer console @ 640x480x64k
# vga=785
# VESA framebuffer console @ 640x480x32k
# vga=784
# VESA framebuffer console @ 640x480x256
# vga=769
Uncomment the line for the resolution that you want. Save the file and run:

Code:
/sbin/lilo
Reboot and check out the new resolution.
 
  


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