I have compiled custom kernel for my Arch. It's not the first time i'm doing it, but this is the first time that i can't see any text output during boot. While compiling the kernel i have unchecked many "framebuffer" items and i think it's related to that. All i see during the boot is just "blob" of white dots on top of the screen, and that "blob" seems to change (like system is trying to output something but can't). I'm sure it's something trivial (like "turning off this / that module would cause that") but i can't really tell on my own. What is the problem, and what module is used for outputing boot text before my Nvidia driver loads up?
Maybe it's a framebuffer resolution problem, try this in the
Or try to force GRUB to use normal mode
Or try to force GRUB to not use framebuffer
Don't forget to generate the config file after changing GRUB options
Have you tried the
I haven't compiled a custom kernel, but I've encountered similar-sounding symptoms on boot several times, and adding