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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Radeon frame buffer driver
>Probably not (unless you can quote me on that :-)
>The color map is saved/restored in radeonfb_switch().

Yes, the console color map is, but isn't an fbdev app like MOL or
X supposed to restore it's own colormap when switched back in ?
Well, I may be able to quote you on this...

>> - When using > 8 bit depth, who is supposed to set the linear
>> gamma ramp ? (My understanding is that a client app is responsible
>> to set it's own cmap properly, but it also looks like some apps
>> rely on the default beeing set to a linear gamma ramp). Should
>> I set it this way in set_par by default and then let the app
>> eventually change it ?
>If your fbdev claims to be in truecolor mode, your fbdev should do it.
>If your fbdev claims to be in directcolor mode, the application should do it
>(if the app wants truecolor mode).

Ok, actually, you weren't talking about console switch. Though I'm pretty
sure MOL at least will properly restore it's colormap, I don't know for

So Peter, it seems you have to save/restore it all finally.


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