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Re: Old 32bit PC 650kRam less VidMem 1024x768 will not run on Stretch ok on Jessie




GiaThnYgeia composed on 2017-04-04 13:51 (UTC):
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This must be a 15y old machine, at least. I think it is a very early Celeron > processor with about 256k video memory.

What do 'lspci | grep VGA' and/or 'inxi -c0 -v1' show?

Still, if Debian8 runs why does Debian9 fail?  Simple upgrade from 8 to > 9, nothing else changed.
Kernel changed from 3.16 to 4.9, big difference if you have the wrong gfxchip:
https://lists.debian.org/debian-user/2017/03/msg01326.html
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