[ipxe-devel] vesafb questions/suggestions

Michael Brown mcb30 at ipxe.org
Sun Jan 12 23:39:52 UTC 2014

On 12/01/14 13:38, Oliver Rath wrote:
>>> If I choose 9x16_ALT, on the screen I see only "snowish" lines, unable
>>> to recognice the letters.
>> When you say that you "choose" 9x16_ALT, does this choice involve
>> modifying the source code in any way?  Does an unmodified iPXE produce
>> text as expected?
> I ve choosed it via changing in arch/i386/interface/pcbios/vesafb.c
> #define VESAFB_FONT VBE_FONT_8x16
> to
> The unmodified variant with the first define works well.

What's your motivation for changing it, if the default already works?


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