Not displaying logo during startup/shutdown

Glenn Holmer gholmer at ameritech.net
Wed Apr 23 08:18:07 UTC 2008


On Friday 18 April 2008 06:22:44 Peter Garrett wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Apr 2008 05:23:03 -0500
>
> Glenn Holmer <gholmer at ameritech.net> wrote:
> > And how about if I want to have more lines on the consoles?  When I
> > use e.g. vga=0x317, it looks terrible, and alt-F2 &c. don't work.
>
> If you are using Ubuntu 7.10 gutsy, there is a known frame buffer
> bug.
>
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/initramfs-tools/+bug/129910
>
> If that is the problem, note that it is fixed in hardy kernels now.

Nope, this is on a fully updated Heron.  The consoles are actually 
there, but the characters on the screen look "faded" and are just 
barely visible.

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