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Old 06-02-2003, 09:39 PM   #1
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slackware 9 setup problems with dell 20" flat panel monitor

I am attempting to load slackware 9 on my machine. I have a dell 20" flat panel monitor. At the boot prompt I am loading the raid.s kernel and the text on my screen becomes large and unreadable. anyone know of a way around this? Perhaps a kernel parameter?

any help would be appreciated.
Old 06-03-2003, 02:11 AM   #2
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Have you checked the XF86Config file? I don't think it is the kernel blowing up the size. Did your graphics card detect properly? I would start with the XF86Config file. Hope this helps a little.
Old 06-03-2003, 04:24 AM   #3
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I don't think the kernel has anything to do with that. Examine the XF86Config in /etc


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