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bug #51083: RFE: add a switch to videoinfo that set gfxmode to preferred mode

Submitted by:  Tom Yan <tomty89>
Submitted on:  Sun 21 May 2017 06:23:31 PM UTC  
 
Category: NoneSeverity: Major
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: None
Status: NonePrivacy: Public
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Open/Closed: OpenRelease: 
Release: Git masterReproducibility: None
Planned Release: None

Sun 21 May 2017 06:23:31 PM UTC, original submission:

`set gfxmode=auto` does not necessarily (if not never) make `terminal_output gfxterm` switch to the preferred mode found in the EDID.

It would be nice to have a switch in videoinfo that makes it print nothing but set gfxmode to the preferred mode, so we can have a "portable" grub.cfg that sets gfxmode dynamically on different machine.

Tom Yan <tomty89>

 

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