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Old 08-04-11, 04:13 PM   #6
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Default Re: Putting nvidia kernel driver into initial ram disk

Originally Posted by pinguin74 View Post
The Linux Nouveau driver seem to set the display resolution at bootup. It would be cool if the nVidia driver could do the same...
You can set the display resolution at boot time using the 'vga' kernel parameter from the kernel boot line.

Just append "vga=xxx" to the end of the kernel bootline in /boot/grub/grub.conf where "xxx" corresponds to the resolution and colour depth desired. See here for a list of codes:

Is that what you are looking for?
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