Re: console hi resolutions inc widescreen in 8
On Fri, 9 May 2008, ketracel wrote:[color=blue]
> Anyone know if 8 will finally provide high resolution modes
> (including widescreen) for the console? Perhaps using a framebuffer
> like linux which allows native LCD resolutions instead of the old
> archaic 80x25 text modes?
> I don't install X and everything is done in the system consoles.[/color]
You could install X and gain accelerated video..
Video consoles via VESA are slooow :(
Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software - [url]http://www.gsoft.com.au[/url]
"The nice thing about standards is that there
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