[Bug 21575] framebuffer blank/corrupted unless "splash" used with "vga="

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           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|UNCONFIRMED                 |NEEDINFO
          Component|kernel-package              |linux

------- Additional Comments From ben.collins at ubuntu.com  2005-12-28 15:07 UTC -------
The likely reason is that with vga= and no splash argument, is that vesafb does
not get loaded and it is trying to use just vga text mode switching.

Try adding vesafb to /etc/modules and boot with vga=791 and no splash argument.

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