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Re: DECStation framebuffer support

To: "linux-mips@oss.sgi.com" <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: DECStation framebuffer support
From: Guo-Rong Koh <grk@start.com.au>
Date: Thu, 08 Nov 2001 15:02:01 +1030
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
>The kernel should support console on framebuffer, it once did. With
the
>on-board video the kernel needed 'video=maxinefb:on' as a kernel
option,
>dunno if that's still the case. You only have the on-board video, no
>second video controller?
>
>Greetings,
>Richard

I've also got a PMAGB-B installed in the system. Since system detects
and uses that as default, I'm guessing the kernel option will be
'video=pmagb-b-fb:on' right?

BTW, thanks for responding, none of this documented anywhere.

Guo-Rong


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