sunffb wont load

David Miller davem at
Thu Jun 8 11:41:51 PDT 2006

From: Rene Rebe <rene at>
Date: Thu, 8 Jun 2006 18:13:32 +0200

> Yep, I reported this before 7.0, someone said it would be fixed and
> I had no time to follow it. You can work around this by explicitly loading
> the cfb modules in the Modules section. I can power up my U30 in some
> corner if you need help to do so.

The sunffb driver references all of this ancient cfb layer junk
which it no longer needs.  The ubuntu sunffb package has all of
this fixed, and I believe that current XORG sources have removed
all of the unneeded code as well which causes these problems.

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