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    On 7/17/07, Renato S. Yamane <> wrote:
    > Sasa Ostrouska escreveu:
    > > I want to ask one question about a custom resolution in the console.
    > > I have a Sony Vaio Laptop VGN-SZ2VP/X, the screen resolution is
    > > 1280x800, now I'm using the vga=773 which is an 1024x768 but this is
    > > ugly as I get a border of about 2-3cm on one the sides of the screen.
    > > So is there a way that I set the 1280x800 resolution at boot time ?
    > Use vga=866 to set 1280x800 in boot time.
    > In Documentation/fb/vesafb.txt is commented only 1280x1024, but in same
    > man page is commented that you can read /Documentation/svga.txt and in
    > this document you can find this:
    > ** Short intro for the impatient: Just use vga=ask for the first time,
    > ** enter `scan' on the video mode prompt, pick the mode you want to use,
    > ** remember its mode ID (the four-digit hexadecimal number) and then
    > ** set the vga parameter to this number (converted to decimal first).
    > Regards,
    > Renato S. Yamane

    Many many thanks for your quick answers, I will try those solutions.

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