[Intel-gfx] [PATCH] Add intel_panel_fitter tool

Paulo Zanoni przanoni at gmail.com
Fri Feb 3 17:44:27 CET 2012

2012/2/3 Chris Wilson <chris at chris-wilson.co.uk>:
> I don't this should an installable tool for use by end-users. Direct
> register access from userspace to registers that the driver owns? I'm
> wary of installing even root-only tools that can screw us over in
> unpredictable ways.
> -Chris

My idea is to write a patch that adds kernel peroperties to solve
this, but while people still don't have kernel 3.4, the tool would be

If adding this tool to i-g-t is not a good idea, that's fine too: I
still plan to write the kernel patches, so people wanting overscan
compensation will have to use the kernel patch instead of the tool.

> --
> Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre

Paulo Zanoni

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