Kernel Mode Setting DRMFB?
mostawesomedude at gmail.com
Sun Oct 19 11:49:02 PDT 2008
Mike Lothian wrote:
> There's been a lot of talk about kernel mode setting including setting
> the correct resolution at boot and nice VT switching
> I was just wondering if there is some sort of DRM FB option to do
> this? If so where are the patches and is it being pushed for 2.6.28?
> Or am I completely misunderstanding the feature? If so how do you use it :D
You need GEM+KMS for Radeons. Not sure on the Intel requirements. (The
KMS stuff *isn't* going upstream this cycle IIUC.)
But yeah, you get a nice radeondrmfb for free. It looks pretty nice,
~ Corbin Simpson
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