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hostprotect 11-15-2004 03:50 AM

problems with frame buffer
I have the necessary components set to modules in the kernel (2.6.8 and 2.4.27) for necessary frame buffer configuration. So once the kernel is compiled and I install it , lilo then reboot. The screen still goes blank right after it says booting linux. The default kernel with install works fine in 800x600.

Laptop is A Toshiba Satellite 2230CDS with a 2mb trident.

I've read the HOWOt, google and here and for some reason I'm missing something.

Hiper 11-15-2004 06:36 AM

if i understood right you compiled the FB as modules?
it needs to be compiled inside the kernel itself AFAIK

hostprotect 11-16-2004 03:28 AM

I took out one strange thing that was set to be compiled under the console drivers. Problem fixed, booting and loving it.


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