I have a raspberry pi plugged into a 3440x1440 monitor. Without setting any explicit
framebuffer_* options in
/boot/config.txt, it comes up at
1184x624. The display is crisp and legible but individual pixels are huge.
I was hoping I could set the framebuffer to a higher resolution, but I'm not meeting with much success. I've tried setting
framebuffer_height to standard resolutions (like
1280x1024), as well as multiples of the current resolution (e.g.
They all "work" in that the display comes up, but in all cases the text is faded and distorted.
Is there any way to get the raspberry pi console to operate at better than
This is for a Raspberry Pi 3B, running Raspbian Stretch. Current kernel is 4.9.something.