Bootup console screen size problem
scotts at speakeasy.net
Sun Feb 1 09:16:54 UTC 2004
On Sun, 2004-02-01 at 03:14, Michael Ben-Gershon wrote:
> In my previous version of Linux (RH 7.2) I had a kernel
> parameter vga=1 to set an 80x50 console screen for bootup. I have
> done this with GRUB/Fedora, but this is reset to 80x25 when
> the default font is set. I tried commenting out the lines
> which do this in rc.sysinit but the size gets changed again
> later on.
> Surely there must be a way of doing this in a manner which does
> not require hacking deep into the startup system?
> Any help would be MUCH appreciated.
> Michael Ben-Gershon
> mybg at netvision.net.il
Try putting something like:
in the file /etc/sysconfig/i18n.
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