[arch-general] Did new kernel version removed vesa FB?
gdamjan at gmail.com
Tue May 12 07:39:46 EDT 2009
> I few minutes ago I upgraded a arch box (x86_64), and to my surprise,
> something that was working before, loading the kernel with parameter
> "vga=0x37D" is no longer working (nothing happens). The new version
> is 188.8.131.52-1. The resolution for nvidia quadro fx 570m is
> "1920x1200", but the nvidiafb module has never worked, so I need to
> use the vesa FB...
You can try uvesafb which should offer more features and maybe is even
It's a module in the Ach kernel, so you'll need to include it in the
initramfs ... Actually here's a description
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