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    SubjectRe: Console weirdness
    On Sun, 9 Mar 2003, Siim Vahtre wrote:
    > > But still, switching back from X to console corrupts the display.
    > > Switching back is fine though using the fbdev.diff patch. Without
    > > switching back and force works fine, except that the last line isn't
    > > properly redrawn (rivafb).
    > I am using rivafb with 2.5.64-bk2 kernel and with latest fbdev patches
    > and have following (minor) problems:

    2.5.64 with latest fbdev patches.

    > * switching to X and back ruins the colours totally. Soulution is to
    > fbset back to default mode. (I've even made hotkey for that ;-) )
    > * changing modes(to other than 640x480) will change the resolution but
    > not the 'console window' itself. That is - I have 640x480 window on the
    > corner for text console but actually 800x600 resolution. (Maybe it is a
    > feature? How to get it full-screened, anyway?)
    > * changing modes on one tty (even though -a was specified with fbset)
    > will not change modes on other ttys. When switching ttys with different
    > resolution, the screen blanks and I again have to use my hotkey to fbset
    > back to default resolution.

    I have the same problems on my tdfx (Voodoo3).

    pozdr. Paweł Gołaszewski
    CPU not found - software emulation...
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