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From: Eric Blade <eblade@blackmagik.dynup.net>
To: James Simmons <jsimmons@infradead.org>
Cc: petero2@telia.com, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: radeonfb patch for 2.4.22...
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 2003 18:43:31 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <3F172693.2060701@blackmagik.dynup.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0307171827260.10255-100000@phoenix.infradead.org>

James Simmons wrote:

>>This has been happening to me on my Radeon and on my Voodoo 3 for as 
>>long as there has been framebuffers and they have in fact compiled and 
>>worked.  I thought this was normal?
>>    
>>
>
>Its caused from switching from text mode to graphics mode. Take for 
>example I have grabbed th epci regions for my voodoo card and then wrote 
>to them. This was done before I switched to graphics mode. It messed up my 
>vga text screen. So when we go from text to graphics we have stale data. 
>
>
>
>
>  
>
So, basically, it's normal, as I thought. 

Perhaps a quick clear screen as it's initialized would be good...


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  reply	other threads:[~2003-07-17 23:08 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-07-16 10:59 Eric Blade
2003-07-17 17:29 ` James Simmons
2003-07-17 22:43   ` Eric Blade [this message]
2003-07-18 17:42     ` James Simmons
     [not found] <Pine.LNX.4.10.10307141237001.27519-100000@gate.crashing.org>
2003-07-14 18:11 ` Marcelo Tosatti
2003-07-14 18:30   ` ajoshi
2003-07-14 18:40     ` Marcelo Tosatti
2003-07-14 18:55       ` ajoshi
2003-07-14 19:11         ` Marcelo Tosatti
2003-07-14 19:34           ` Damian Kolkowski
2003-07-14 19:36             ` Marcelo Tosatti
2003-07-15  8:47         ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2003-07-15  7:44       ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2003-07-15 12:02         ` Peter Osterlund
2003-07-15 13:43           ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt

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