[SATLUG] Re: Disabling savagefb (Frame Buffer)

Jeremy Mann jeremymann at gmail.com
Tue Feb 26 11:48:05 CST 2008


On Tue, Feb 26, 2008 at 11:17 AM, Frank Huddleston <fhuddles at yahoo.com> wrote:

>  Thanks, but this doesn't work: apparently only a numerical value is allowed. I got an error saying it couldn't parse the number. "vga=0" had no effect.
>  I'm sure I didn't have to recompile the kernel the last time to disable the frame buffering.
>  There's a "video" parameter, but I don't know what it accepts as values. I've seen "video=savagefb:1024x768 at 60", so I tried "video=nosavagefb" - no effect.
>  Any more suggestions?

Try this:

vga=0x317:off




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