SMI 501 local bus driver
Paulo Cesar Pereira de Andrade
pcpa at mandriva.com.br
Thu Oct 2 12:35:27 PDT 2008
Christian Pössinger wrote:
> I figured out the UseFBDev function yesterday. When enabling this specific
> function my screen shows up with the mighty X cursor. I can move it with
Does it also happen when using the SwCursor option?
> my mouse perfectly, but the background is only black. I can't see the
> normal b/w X background. When I start the xterm it's black, too.
It appears as if the driver is writing to one address, and the
kernel to other.
If you run something like:
# dd if=/dev/urandom of=/dev/fb0 bs=1024 count=1024
does it show something on the screen?
Please open a bugreport on bugs.freedesktop.org, and also test
the latest git master.
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