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Re: Work [was: Re: SNI Alliance Partner]

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Subject: Re: Work [was: Re: SNI Alliance Partner]
From: Systemkennung Linux <linux@mailhost.uni-koblenz.de>
Date: Mon, 20 Nov 1995 18:56:27 +0100 (MET)
In-reply-to: <9511201754.ZM543@black.uni.net> from "Paolo Bevilacqua" at Nov 20, 95 05:54:35 pm
Hi,

> On Nov 20,  5:14pm, Systemkennung Linux wrote:
> > ...
> > Wayne's monitor forces him to use his Olli in lowres.  Oh well, actually
> > he borrowed it to Michael Rausch while he is on holiday.  Michael'd
> > like to do something on the Linux port put having a machine without
> > a working is a bit frustrating.  So I'd be happy if someone could
> > make a quick & dirty hack for him so that display works at least somehow.
> > Is this possible?
> >
> 
> I can easily hack an initialization routine to put the video in vesa 11 mode,
> 1024x768 @ 60Hz with a dot clock of 65MHz, does his monitor support this mode 
> ?

The monitor synchronises the frequency from the BIOS;  however the kernel
crashes before it prints something.  Milo at the same time seems to be working
without trouble.  Suppose that means that the console doesn't handle the low
resolution.

   Ralf

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