VESA is perfect for compatibility with ALL the gfx cards. For more informations about VESA : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VESA
But it is slow, and Warp 3D is badly supported.
Also, you can have problems changing graphical modes (need to restart the comp’), or even finding a mode that fits your needs and your screen (for me, I had issues with my wide 22′ monitor)
To know the list of VESA modes supported by the graphic card, on the grub screen type “c” to get into the “grub command line”, then type : Continue reading “icaros desktop – playing with graphical modes inside IcAROS (VESA/native nouveau.hidd)”