vbemode option in l4dope?

Norman Feske nf2 at inf.tu-dresden.de
Mon Nov 27 11:34:47 CET 2006


> I'd like to ask if it's planned to implement l4con's --vbemode  
> command line option in l4dope too? I couldn't get grub's vbeset  

We do not plan to implement this feature for DOpE but
technically, there is no argument against it. So please
feel encouraged to try porting this feature to DOpE ;-)

> option to work in QEMU (always ends up in black screen), but l4con-s  
> vbemode option does work.

I wonder what goes wrong with setting the VBE mode with GRUB?
Are you sure, you use the proper GRUB version? The standard
version of GRUB does not support vbeset. You can find Adam's
patches for GRUB versions with vbeset support here:



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