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SubjectRe: bttv and mga

> two issues:
> 1)
> In the 2.1.117 days I used to pass param like : "video=map:00001111"
> to lilo get mga on F-5 to F-8 and vga on remaining 8 consoles. It
> does not seems to work in 120 and 125 anymore. In case of 125 I get
> automatically mga on 12-15. Any comments? Has the 'map:' been depreciated?
> (btw, the info on map: is form HOWTO-framebuffer).

In post-2.1.124 kernels MDA support doesn't use FBcon at all -- it's a separate
console driver now and it has its own parameters. Use "mdacon=5-8" to get what
you want.

Have a nice fortnight
Martin `MJ' Mares <>
Faculty of Math and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Earth
"A student who changes the course of history is probably taking an exam."

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