blchupin at iinet.net.au
Fri Apr 16 14:49:38 UTC 2010
On 17/04/10 00:28, Liam Proven wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 16, 2010 at 2:12 PM, Basil Chupin<blchupin at iinet.net.au> wrote:
>> On 16/04/10 22:34, Liam Proven wrote:
>>> On Fri, Apr 16, 2010 at 1:22 PM, Basil Chupin<blchupin at iinet.net.au> wrote:
>>> It's normal behaviour for Linux. The virtual consoles are in VGA text
>>> mode, normally. Ubuntu has always done this along with all Linuxes.
>> Nope, not normal mode with all Linuxes. I come from openSUSE and this
>> does not happen there. The font is equivalent to size 10 of the DeJavu
>> Sans Mono font. A line of output from, say, ps aux is fully readable
>> across the screen.
> I used to use SuSE and OpenSuSE, on several machines, and it's
> *exactly* what it did for me.
Hmmm, not for me. I always had a readable screen.
Ah, I always used KDE and never Gnome. Perhaps this explains it.
> With this new grub2 setup, where do you set this parameter, any idea?
> I think it involves editing /etc/default/grub. Make a copy before you
> do it and exercise *great* caution!
OK, thanks, I'll try it out tomorrow (or so).
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