Re: GGI, EGCS/PGCC, Kernel source

Michael Schmitz (
Tue, 24 Feb 1998 21:42:03 -0800

At 10:12 PM +0000 2/24/98, Alan Cox wrote:
>> Where can I find out information about fbcon? Do you have a URL?
>Its in the standard 2.1.8x kernels, and in the m68k tree since 2.0.

Actually, it's been in the m68k tree since 0.9.13 or such. First saw it
running in fall 1994.

>The fb_dev portable Xserver has been in Xfree for ages. (Its in
>drivers/hw with the other sets but doesnt use XAA right now).

drivers/hw/fbdev/fbdev.c is about all IIRC.


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