[TAG] framebuffer 4
thomas_adam16 at yahoo.com
Mon Apr 19 05:53:17 MSD 2004
--- "frank.n.dale" <frank.n.dale at eastcoast.co.za> wrote:
> You proceed to tell me that you are not using them
> in the text console. That would require a kernel hack.
Oh, I am much more democratic than that. I merely suggested.
> >From the very beginning, my query was solely about
> the text console. Putting your reply in explicit form,
> I get:
> Although the framebuffer defines 256 colors even
> in a pure text console, only 16 of them are available
> at once in the text console. They can only be used here
> giving them a number 0-15.
Frank, you must forgive my cynicism, but the way you're writing this, and
asking the questions sounds very much like a homework/University
assignment. Just what is it you're wanting to do?
Care to confirm? ;)
-- Thomas Adam
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