sunffb wont load
macallan at netbsd.org
Fri Jun 9 12:13:11 PDT 2006
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>> This is the problem. sunffb depends on the cfb module to be loaded,
>> XFree86 used to load it unconditionally on startup, xorg no longer
> This is slightly incorrect; the driver is the piece that loads cfb,
> not the
Oops, i could have sworn it was in the list of unconditionally loaded
modules. Sorry, my bad.
>> I fixed this ( and a few other things ) for NetBSD/sparc64, if
>> interested I'll post a patch.
> I fixed it for real in the sunffb driver in CVS, where there is no
> longer any
> mention of cfb. Just use that and be done with it.
Ok, I'll update out driver.
Did you also fix the ffb1 screen blanking problems?
It turned out that blanking on a Pacifica 1 DAC will result in
corrupted video memory on unblank - our workaround was simply to redraw
everything on unblank when the driver identified a Pac1. Any ffb2 or
newer is unaffected by this.
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