I have 200 chars in width, and only 2 old eyes. That's too much of too little :)
I've seen various answers on these forums, but none of them seemed to help me.
:~$ sudo hwinfo --framebuffer | grep Mode Model: "Intel(R)Sandybridge Mobile Graphics Controller" SNIP! Mode 0x0318: 1024x768 (+4096), 24 bits SNIP!
Is the resolution I'm going for
(I've cut away a lot of resolutions there)
I'm on Oneiric which of course means grub2