Fedora 18 console screen res, help me understand systemd

Michael Torrie torriem at gmail.com
Thu Mar 28 17:26:57 MDT 2013

On 03/28/2013 05:19 PM, Michael Torrie wrote:
> On 03/28/2013 02:42 PM, Alan Evans wrote:
>> Long and short of it.
>> 1. Edit /etc/default/grub and make sure the following are set the way
>> you want and uncommented.
>> GRUB_GFXMODE=800x600x16
> I'll give that try on my virtual machine.  From what I can see grub's
> screen resolution is 800x600 or so all the way through kernel boot until
> systemd starts running.  The messages go by too fast to really tell
> exactly which [OK] does that (so I guess systemd was a success in that
> area!).

Sadly it didn't work.  As soon as the init stuff begins and the old
"Welcome to Fedora" message comes up (or something like that), the
screen jumps to another resolution.

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