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SubjectRe: 2.6.1-mm1: drivers/video/sis/sis_main.c link error
On Sat, Jan 10, 2004 at 05:04:53AM +0100, Thomas Winischhofer wrote:
> Adrian Bunk wrote:
>
> > On Fri, Jan 09, 2004 at 01:40:03AM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> >
> >> ...
> >> All 393 patches
> >> ...
> >> use-soft-float.patch
> >> Use -msoft-float
> >> ...
> >
> >
>
> I know. The version of sisfb in 2.6 vanilla is from stone-age. This is
> has been fixed a long time ago in my current development version (and
> will be in 2.4 as soon as Marcelo applies my patch which I sent him
> about a week ago). For 2.6, using my current version requires James
> Simmons's fbdev-patch because of low-level fbdev-interface changes (like
> sysfs usage, etc).
>
> The whole framebuffer stuff in 2.6 is ancient. (Look at the file dates.)

Until the framebuffer stuff in 2.6 gets updated, I'm suggesting the
patch below to mark FB_SIS as BROKEN.

> Thomas

cu
Adrian

--- linux-2.6.1-mm2/drivers/video/Kconfig.old 2004-01-13 20:02:28.000000000 +0100
+++ linux-2.6.1-mm2/drivers/video/Kconfig 2004-01-13 20:02:55.000000000 +0100
@@ -696,7 +696,7 @@

config FB_SIS
tristate "SIS acceleration"
- depends on FB && PCI
+ depends on FB && PCI && BROKEN
help
This is the frame buffer device driver for the SiS 630 and 640 Super
Socket 7 UMA cards. Specs available at <http://www.sis.com.tw/>.
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