lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1999]   [Dec]   [12]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    SubjectRe: vesafb on archs !ia32 [Re: Calling VESA BIOS routines from kernel?]
    Date
    From
    > framebuffer". I can't believe I'll have to write an IA32 emulator into the
    > kernel to do that (on sane hardware I would achieve the switch with a pair
    > of writel() in the MMIO I think).

    Its about 100 outw()'s to put an S3 card into the right mode, and I think that
    is fairly typical. Some of them are also board not chipset dependant too.
    Notably the memory timings on things like the Cirrus logic boards.

    Alan


    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.rutgers.edu
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:55    [W:0.034 / U:60.852 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site