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    SubjectRe: [patch] Re: Framebuffer...Why oh Why???
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    On Monday 31 December 2001 18:23, Ken Moffat wrote:
    > On Sun, 30 Dec 2001, Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > > No sane person should use frame buffers if they have the choice.
    > >
    > > Like your mama told you: "Just say no". Use text-mode and X11, and be
    > > happy.
    >
    > But how else can I get a legible 128x48 console on a 1024x768 display
    > ? 8-)
    >
    > Ken

    Those 132 char wide displays are great when I connect to the Vax that
    I keep in the basement. Oh wait, I haven't used a Vax in three years.
    I sure do miss executive mode, that made feel a big and useless fat
    cat. ;-)

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    timothy.covell@ashavan.org.
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