Linux and BRAILLEX 2D-Screen (hardware)

Lars Bjørndal lars.bjorndal at
Mon Oct 10 19:52:27 UTC 2005

On man, okt 10, 2005 at 07:53:22 +0200, Patrik Johansson wrote:
> Hi all!
> I've a Braillex 2d Screen Braille display (with a hardware interface card) that I've used with RedHat for a long time. I think I've RedHat 7.x or something.
> If I pass the
> "no-scroll" parameter to the kernel it works fine. I think the "no-scroll" has something to do with how Linux does the scrolling. Even the installation
> workes fine with this parameter.
> Now, I've tried to install Fedora Core 3.0, but without success. At the installation boot prompt I've tried the "no-scroll" parameter, but it doesn't seem
> to work.

Try to pass the "nofb" parameter (no framebuffer). E.g. linux text


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