07-01-04, 06:45 AM
Hardware Mass Murderer
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Re: Penguin Bootup
there's a few excellent links regarding framebuffer...
(bootsplash + kernel configuration options)
between those, i'm sure you'll be able to find what you're looking for. really i reccomend the bottom one for gentoo users, but the top one for everyone as it explains concepts of framebuffer, and really gives you a good knowledge base of it.
hardware murdered so far: geforce 5900u, deceised: sat on it. geforce 6600gt deceised: improperly mounted heatsink. 3 asus a7n8x-e deluxe motherboards, deceised: unsure. mobile amd xp2600 processor, deceised: chipped core due to compusa heatsink. dfi lanparty ultra b, deceised: unsure, third memory bank went out. samsung cd burner 48x40x48, deceised: unsure, will only read pressed cd's very slowly. samsung TH552C dvd burner (dual layer), deceised: same as other samsung . 10gb seagate 5200rpm drive, deceised: tried fixing a pin that was pushed into the drive by inserting an ide cable upside down. 40gb maxtor drive, deceised: maxtor manufacturer. 80gb western digital, deceised: unnatural causes. swan xt10, deceised: brutal pre-meditated murder, even video taped (it wasn't y2k compliant). logitech mx510, deceised: death by electricution. ati remote wonder, deceised: death by electricution.