Subject: Re: VGA driver changes for machines without built-in font
To: David Laight <>
From: Bang Jun-Young <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/28/2003 15:29:16
On Fri, Jan 24, 2003 at 05:50:19PM +0000, David Laight wrote:
> Is it possible to set a higher resolution (even 800*600) so that
> you can do 132*40 characters?

You may want to have a look at machfb or vesa_raster driver. machfb
supports up to 144x56 (or so, I'm not sure right now), although it's
not ready for general use.


Bang Jun-Young <>