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Re: XFree XZ support

To: Skippie <skippie@skynet.be>
Subject: Re: XFree XZ support
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Wed, 29 Jan 2003 14:50:06 +0100
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
In-reply-to: <20030129131542.D9C3C13EC0A@crassus.kulnet.kuleuven.ac.be>; from skippie@skynet.be on Wed, Jan 29, 2003 at 02:15:41PM +0100
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On Wed, Jan 29, 2003 at 02:15:41PM +0100, Skippie wrote:

> could it than be possible to use fbdev for the xz card, or is this also
> unsupported?

This is a card that's magnitudes too complex to support.  Even with docs
it was to hard.  Something as trivial as printing a character to the
screen involves writing firmware for the i860 processor(s) of the XZ.

  Ralf

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