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Old 07-03-12, 03:33 AM   #4
artem
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Default Re: Black/weird screen when switchting between X and TTY

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Originally Posted by RealNC View Post
I really miss my 1920x1080 framebuffer console ever since I switched to an NVidia card :-( I now have an 80x25 console with giant, stretched, distorted and blurry characters and the boot-up graphics don't work anymore. Booting the machine is like in the bad old MS-DOS days.

Is providing a framebuffer driver that cooperates well with the X driver really that difficult?
To solve this problem NVIDIA has either to revert some changes or they have to implement KMS - but they were firm in stating that KMS wouldn't be supported at least in the nearest future.
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