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    SubjectRe: Fbdev 2.5.49 BK fixes.
    On Tue, Nov 26, 2002 at 11:22:07PM +0000, James Simmons wrote:
    >
    > > > Hm. Strange. It should work. Can you get serial console working?
    > >
    > > Forgot to mention, I've seen message:
    > > fbcon_setup: No support for fontwidth 8
    > > in /var/log/dmesg.
    > >
    > > I found this printk() in fbcon_setup(), but i can't even imagine
    > > why it happens.
    >
    > Perfect. I found the problem and I'm about to commit to BK. I posted the
    > latest patch against 2.5.49 at
    >
    >
    > http://phoenix.infradead.org/~jsimmons/fbdev.diff.gz
    >
    I see some harmless crap slipped into the patch again :))

    Add these file into /home/jsimmons/dontdiff:
    vmlinux.lds.s
    gen_init_cpio
    initramfs_data.cpio.gz

    I'll test the patch this eveninig.

    > > I understand this situation perfectly, looks like it's almost common for
    > > developers working in "not so importatnt for servers" subsystems :(
    >
    > :-( Some day that attitude will change.
    >

    Lets hope so.

    > P.S
    >
    > Several drivers have been ported but not all. NVIDIA is still broken
    > but I will fix it tonight.

    I can test the fix on my riva128.

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    Andrey Panin | Embedded systems software developer
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