Re: v2.2.12 and a bronze Powerbook G3

Subject: Re: v2.2.12 and a bronze Powerbook G3
From: Graham Leggett (
Date: Tue Oct 19 1999 - 02:23:34 MDT

Jim Cole wrote:

> Unless someone has better advice, you might want to try backing out your
> BootX upgrade. I was able to boot the new kernel on the same model
> PowerBook with no problems using the version of BootX that came off of
> the CD (1.1.1 I think). You will want to leave "No Video Driver" checked
> until you have things working correctly without acceleration. When you
> reach that point, you will first need to modify your XF86Config file
> and then reboot with kernel arguments defining your video mode.

Hmmm - I have a feeling the problem might be related to the video mode
not being passed to the kernel. Currently I don't pass anything that
describes video.

Is there some documentation or a HOWTO I should be reading to set this


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