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    SubjectRe: [RFC] enhancing the kernel's graphics subsystem
    On Tue, May 22, 2007 at 11:16:47AM -0400, Jon Smirl wrote:

    > The only reason the VBIOS is run is to initially reset the card. Once
    > we get the card reset it isn't used any more. For almost all cards
    > this is the only way to reset them, we have insufficient information
    > to write this ourselves.

    For suspend/resume to ever work reliably, we need to be able to
    reinitialise cards without BIOS support. It would be more useful to
    spend time on that.

    Matthew Garrett |
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