Re: Boot Logo Thoughts (LONG)

Khimenko Victor (
Thu, 14 May 1998 15:33:12 +0400 (MSD)

13-May-98 23:58 you wrote:
> > Here they are..
> > I'd like to handle it this way;
> > Similar to lilo's "vga=ask," the kernel will probe the card for
> > supported modes. It will then use the 'best looking' (which is a
> > relative term;) mode to display the logo and text. If VESA support
> > is not present, it just doesn't display the logo. Not too hard to
> > implement, I shouldn't think. :)
> True, and probably the best option, essentially making it a LILO issue
> rather than a kernel one...
Oops. What about switching back in text mode ? Or you want from Linux to work
only in graphic mode due Logo problems ?

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