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    SubjectRe: Fuzzy textmode
    So what's the point?
    The current Linux kernel does not really touch the VGA
    registers. This is all done in user space (from the X
    server or tools like vgatextmode). If these programs
    fail to work, this is a bug in these programs, not in
    the Linux kernel (some people disagree and started the
    GGI project).


    Martin Maciaszek wrote:
    > I've been playing with the textmodes of the kernel. This problem semms
    > to occur in all versions of kernels (I tried it with 2.0.29-2.0.31,
    > 2.1.59-2.1.64). After cold booting my computer the 132x43 mode works
    > fine. After starting and leaving X(free86-3.3.1) the characters become
    > "fuzzy". This also occurs when I leave Win95 (restart) and boot into
    > linux (no loadlin! I'm using lilo) or when I played a game in dos-mode.
    > It seems that some registers of my graphics cards aren't restored
    > properly. I'm using a SPEA Mercry P64 V.
    > Regards
    > Martin

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