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Old 08-04-11, 04:38 PM   #7
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Default Re: Putting nvidia kernel driver into initial ram disk

Originally Posted by Deanjo View Post
Actually it is more of a license issue then anything else.
Oh? It's not possible to have a fbcon driver in a closed module?

Originally Posted by phil@elrepo View Post
You can set the display resolution at boot time using the 'vga' kernel parameter from the kernel boot line.
Two issues with that: One, vesafb is slow as hell. And two, the desired resolution may or may not be (with nvidia it tends to be the latter) in the card's vbios.
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