[Openchrome-devel] Early TTM patch

Xavier Bachelot xavier
Wed Jan 26 12:58:55 PST 2011

On 01/26/2011 12:43 PM, Daniel Drake wrote:
> On 19 January 2011 01:20, Xavier Bachelot <xavier at bachelot.org> wrote:
>> Testing on a VX900 laptop with drm-next + your patch + 2 others patches.
>> One adds some Chrome9 pciids (patch 2)
> I suspect that patch is incorrect or at least a bit premature.
> Chrome9 requires changes to the existing code, it won't just be a case
> of adding IDs.
> VIA submitted a totally separate DRM driver (see
> http://marc.info/?a=123010403800004&r=1&w=2) for this hardware.
> If the hardware really is disimilar, then having a separate DRM driver
> probably makes sense (and this probably leads to a different X.org
> driver too). But I'm not sure to what extent that is the case.
Chrome9 chipsets are severely restricted currently. adding the pci ids
shouldn't hurt.

Here's the initial commit adding Chrome9 "support" :


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