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From: James Simmons <jsimmons@infradead.org>
To: Eric Blade <eblade@blackmagik.dynup.net>
Cc: petero2@telia.com, <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: radeonfb patch for 2.4.22...
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 2003 18:29:21 +0100 (BST)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0307171827260.10255-100000@phoenix.infradead.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <3F152FF7.5000309@blackmagik.dynup.net>


> 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. 



  reply	other threads:[~2003-07-17 17:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-07-16 10:59 radeonfb patch for 2.4.22 Eric Blade
2003-07-17 17:29 ` James Simmons [this message]
2003-07-17 22:43   ` Eric Blade
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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