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Re: XFree86-FBDev and /dev/fb0

To: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Subject: Re: XFree86-FBDev and /dev/fb0
From: Andy Isaacson <adisaacs@mr-happy.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Jan 2000 11:49:22 -0500
In-reply-to: <00010516082202.01432@pingu.kastner.net>
References: <38726C8D.D912DF94@detroit.sgi.com> <00010516082202.01432@pingu.kastner.net>
Sender: owner-linuxmips@oss.sgi.com
On Wed, Jan 05, 2000 at 04:06:24PM +0100, Jiri Kastner jr. wrote:
> Dne Ut, 04 jan 2000 jste napsal(a):
>  
> > You have to enable it in your kernel. 
> 
> I have kernel with framebuffer (when I boot, I see linux-sgi.logo - 2.2.1)
> 
> I have no /dev/fb0.

You probably need to create the device node, then.  Look at the man
page for mknod, and Documentation/devices.txt in your kernel source
tree, for further info.

-andy
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