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    SubjectRe: recovering from crashed X server ?
    On Fri, Mar 06, 1998 at 01:48:37PM -0800, B. James Phillippe wrote:
    > Hello,
    >
    > I have looked at restoretextmode, but it recognizes my video card
    > as an 8bit Oak with 256k of memory (it's actually a Matrox Mill. w/2MB).
    > Even if restoretextmode was identing my card properly, I don't have a saved
    > registers file (though I'll try obtaining one if it will fix the problem).
    > I'd really like to resolve it without rebooting. Is there a way?

    You could try SVGATextMode instead of the svgalib-based restoretextmode.

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    Kurt Garloff, Dortmund
    <K.Garloff@ping.de>
    PGP key on http://student.physik.uni-dortmund.de/homepages/garloff

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