looks like I am no longer welcome around here

Polytropon freebsd at edvax.de
Wed Dec 13 08:35:04 UTC 2017

On Tue, 12 Dec 2017 22:41:19 +0000, emilia wrote:
> > Summary: Time to say goodbye to 80x25 text mode and concentrate
> > on using X terminals - simply because when you're running vt,
> > you can run X, and setting up readable terminal windows is
> > much easier in X.
> > 
> I would love to use a tinier font on tty's, unfortunately it does
> not work with the nvidia driver.
> but you can get back to textmode if you add hw.vga.textmode=1 to
> /boot/loader.conf
> (and yes, X11 does work when using this.)

I've tried that (v10.3), but it didn't work. The GPU in question
is an integrated Intel (in a Lenovo R61i with attached CRT because
its backlight died).

Magdeburg, Germany
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