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i type the 'set' command in console i can see the LINES=25 and the 'COLUMNS=80' so, i wanna fix it.... to LINES=40, COLUMNS=90 how do i do to change the ...
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    how do i do to change the console's size


    i type the 'set' command in console
    i can see the LINES=25 and the 'COLUMNS=80'
    so, i wanna fix it.... to LINES=40, COLUMNS=90

    how do i do to change the console's size~~
    plz~

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    I would rather switch to a smaller consolefont instead of the normal (default8x16 i beleve)... How to do this depends on your distro.

    PS: Does somebody know the name of the font used on the gentoo livecd?

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    Modifiying lilo

    Place or change the number on vga=4 parameter in lilo ...
    4 is the size that i usually use

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