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SubjectRe: Where are the matroxfb updates?
On Wed, Jan 29, 2003 at 12:37:52AM -0800, Petr Vandrovec wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 29, 2003 at 02:22:26PM +0600, Anuradha Ratnaweera wrote:
> > both monitors display the same screen. /dev/fb1 gets registered, and
> > ttys get moved to it with con2fb, but not to any of the monitors. Both
> > monitors still seem to act as /dev/fb0. The moved tty no longer exist.
> What about using matroxset to set things up? patch applied.

# ./matroxset -m 00001111
# ioctl failed: Device or resource busy

Have tried other variations, too.

# ls /proc/drivers/mga/
# cat /proc/drivers/mga/fb0/bios
BIOS: 1.2.21
Output: 0x00
TVOut: no
PINS: found
Info: c02a0a8c

Howerver, fb1 gets registered (yes as the secondary head of fb0).

# dmesg | grep matrox
Kernel command line: BOOT_IMAGE=linux ro root=306 video=matrox:vesa:0x192,font:SUN12x22,nopan
matroxfb: Matrox G450 detected
matroxfb: MTRR's turned on
matroxfb: 1152x864x16bpp (virtual: 1152x864)
matroxfb: framebuffer at 0x42000000, mapped to 0xe0805000, size 33554432
matroxfb_crtc2: secondary head of fb0 was registered as fb1



Debian GNU/Linux (kernel 2.4.21-pre4)

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