Request for Testing of Installer X Configuration on PPC

Jeremy Katz katzj at redhat.com
Tue May 3 16:47:39 UTC 2005


On Tue, 2005-05-03 at 17:16 +0100, David Woodhouse wrote:
> > But, doing a hack to look at the fb mode on ppc and try that resolution
> > probably isn't terrible to do in anaconda [1]. 
> 
> Does it need to be ppc-specific? If DDC fails, just try to get a sane
> modeline from the framebuffer.

We use vga16fb on i386/x86_64/ia64 to get CJK text consoles.  And trying
to get fbinfo from that isn't going to give results that we want or
expect :)

Jeremy




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