Display issues running FC14a3 under KVM

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Fri Aug 27 17:01:44 UTC 2010

On Fri, 2010-08-27 at 12:33 -0400, Bill Davidsen wrote:

> Fine, since there is no other way to get a "display" entry in the 
> "Administration" menu, does that mean if the system makes totally inappropriate 
> choices on video I should go to another distribution, or is there some secret 
> way (ie. not available on the admin menu) to get a reasonable display setting?

Since it's an Alpha, what you should do is file a bug.

> And while I'm at it, why can the installer use a reasonable video mode but the 
> OS boot doesn't? Your typical user isn't going to boot in single user, create an 
> Xorg.conf file, and edit it to sanity with vi.

Unless you provide something more specific than 'reasonable' and 'not
reasonable' as descriptions of the modes in question, I really can't
Adam Williamson
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