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Re: [opensuse] video problem with an ancient laptop
Hello,

On Tue, 13 Aug 2013, Felix Miata wrote:
[...]
But "video" does not work,

Can't without KMS.

Of course it can. With e.g. matroxfb, which I've been using _at least_
since 2.4.10pre11 which I built in Sep. 2001 ... Still got the
lilo.conf, kernel and .config ...

append="video=matrox:vesa:434 hdd=ide-scsi"

FWIW,
-dnh

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