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SubjectRe: [Linux-fbdev-devel] [PATCH][FBDEV]: fb_putcs() and fb_setfont() methods

> > This I have no problem with. I'm willing to accept this. As long as data
> > from the console layer is not touched. As for loadtiles one thing I like
> > to address is memory allocation. It probable is good idea to do things
> > like place the tile data in buffers allocated by pci_alloc_consistent.
> > The other fear is it will only support so many tiles.
>
> I think it's best to let the driver allocate it. That way the driver can put it
> where it's best suited. pci_alloc_consistent() is meant for PCI only.

Sorry about the confusiing. I was meaning things like pci_alloc_consistent
of course would be handled for each driver that needed it.

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