I've exhausted my ability to search through Google for this, so I'm giving it a go here.
What I'm trying to do is increase the resolution (or decrease the font size) in the TTY terminals. Xubuntu 9.10 uses GRUB2, and everywhere I can find directs me to edit the
File in order to add
vga=XXX to the
GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX value, and this simply doesn't work. Out of endless fiddling with the file, nothing ever seems to change.
On my Netbook running an earlier version, I had success with this command
But once again it yields no change.
Got any ideas?