booting without black border

Jim Richardson warlock at
Tue Jul 19 17:43:34 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-07-19 at 09:56 +0200, Jochen Kächelin wrote:
> how can I use the whole screen in console mode (without
> the black border) and during booting?
> I run hoary with 2.6.12 kernel and grub (I need zd1211).

On my Dell laptop, this is a hardware issue, and toggling the fn->font
key toggles it. You may have a setting in the bios which will help. 

Jim Richardson
Never appeal to a man's 'better nature.' He may not have one. Invoking
his self-interest gives you more leverage. -- Lazarus Long
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