Subject: Re: VGA driver changes for machines without built-in font
To: Izumi Tsutsui <>
From: John Franklin <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/15/2003 11:18:38
On Wednesday, Jan 15, 2003, at 08:42 US/Eastern, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> Changes:
> - Add an MI function vga_reset(), which initialize all VGA registers
>   to set it up into text mode (mode 3: 640x400/31.5kHz/70Hz).

Could we call vga_reset() or something to switch to the master text=20
console from panic().  It'd be nice to have a clue as to why the panic=20=

happened when you're running X11.

John Franklin
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