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SubjectRe: [PATCH] vgacon: Workaround for resize bug in some chipsets
Antonino A. Daplas wrote:

>Bodo Eggert wrote:
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>>Antonino A. Daplas <adaplas@gmail.com> wrote:
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>>>+++ b/drivers/video/console/vgacon.c
>>>+#define VGA_FONTWIDTH 8 /* VGA does not support fontwidths != 8 */
>>>
>>>
>>This is not true, VGA cards do support fontwidth=9, but the ninth column
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>Yes. What it should mean is that vgacon does not support fontwidths != 8.
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I think vgacon doesn't touch the 8/9 pixel setting, so the fonts are hw
extended to 9 pixels by VGA in many modes.

--Mika

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