BootX enhancement request

David Riley happyoscar42 at
Fri Aug 27 01:15:12 EST 1999

Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:

> On Wed, 25 Aug 1999, Takashi Oe wrote:
> > On Tue, 24 Aug 1999, David Riley wrote:
> > > Some of the drivers don't do video=xxxx.  I know controlfb doesn't.  Is there
> > > a _good_ reason for this, or does controlfb just not like me?
> >
> > It's probably a simple oversight.  Last I checked,
> > controlfb does have the necessary code for "video=...", while
> > drivers/video/fbmem.c lacks an entry for controlfb to actually activate
> > the code.
> Fixed this in vger, and sent a patch to Linus.

Neat.  Will there ever be a way to do vmode 14?

--"Your mouse has been moved.  Windows 95 must be restarted for change to take

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