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Old 08-04-11, 08:36 AM   #3
Gusar
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Default Re: Putting nvidia kernel driver into initial ram disk

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Originally Posted by poltsy View Post
The nvidia driver does not support KMS so that would be a no.
To be nitpicky, but it's important to be in this case, KMS has nothing to do with the console switching to a high resolution. It's all because there a fbcon driver integrated into the KMS drivers.

Nvidia doesn't use KMS but they do have modesetting in the kernel. So all that would be necessary is for them to have a fbcon driver in their module. But they won't do it because none of their main customers require it.
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