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Re: Configuration of PCI Video card on a BIOS-less board

To: Wayne Gowcher <wgowcher@yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: Configuration of PCI Video card on a BIOS-less board
From: Geert Uytterhoeven <Geert.Uytterhoeven@sonycom.com>
Date: Thu, 10 May 2001 20:23:41 +0200 (MET DST)
Cc: Pete Popov <ppopov@mvista.com>, linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20010510175339.83183.qmail@web11904.mail.yahoo.com>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Thu, 10 May 2001, Wayne Gowcher wrote:
> The original card i had a problem had an ATI Rage
> chip. I am now experimenting with a VGA card with a
> Cirrus Logic chip. I've got this card to accept the
> programmed base address and am in teh process of
> studying clgenfb.c to see if I can modify it to my
> needs. 
> On first inspection clgenfb.c is written for the
> Amiga??? and so I am trying to weed out the
> dependencies. If anyone knows of a more generic driver
> it would be much appreciated.

Clgenfb supports both Amiga Zorro cards with a Cirrus Logic chip and PCI cards.
Note that it may depend on some chip initialisation already been done.

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

                                                Geert

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