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    SubjectRe: GGI Project Unhappy On Linux
    Alan Cox wrote:
    >
    > > KGI isn't going away because there are no other proposals to
    > > deal with the problem that Xservers crash systems.
    >
    > Not quite the case
    >
    > fbcon already handles this on the PPC, 68K and soon the ARM platform
    > the sparc code handles this on the sparc (and needs moving to fbcon)
    >
    > Its just these funny intel boxes that need moving to some kind of fbcon/kgi
    > combo. fbcon does all the framebuffer, kgi has the loadable pc
    > style drivers and some work on acceleration that is going to go somewhere
    > good whatever shape it ends up in. The combination of the lot once figured
    > will be real nice for everyone
    >
    > Alan

    Can best parts of KGI and fbcon be merged? How much work would that
    propose to both sides?

    Andrej

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    Andrej Presern, andrejp@luz.fe.uni-lj.si



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