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Old 12-21-2003, 03:32 PM   #1
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console resolution on boot


i installed slackware 9.1 on my machine at work. all is well, i'm just slightly irritated as follows:

during boot process my console is at 80x25 text.

about half-way through, the screen goes blank and i'm in some graphical resolution (very small text).

why is this?

i have the same install at home, but without this change in resolution.

any help is appreciated.

thank you,

Old 12-21-2003, 04:10 PM   #2
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Edit your lilo and change your vga mode from whatever number it is to vga = normal


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