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Old 05-09-2001, 05:43 PM   #1
Registered: Apr 2001
Location: Columbus,OH
Distribution: slackware
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i just finished upgrading to kernel-2.4.3, almost everything is working great! the only problem is when i boot up to the new kernel my login screen is huge, it looks like 640x480. kde still looks normal with the new kernel, and when I boot up to my old kernel everything is ok. I have tried a few things like editing the vga field in Lilo... well thats all i have tried. but I am open to suggestions!

thanks for any help!
Old 05-10-2001, 12:00 PM   #2
Registered: Apr 2001
Location: Cambridge, England
Distribution: Slackware 10, Fedora Core 3, Mac OS X
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i think that you need to have the framebuffer device enabled in the kernel. this allows you to have higher resolutions in the console (set in lilo.conf).



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