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From: Aaro Koskinen <aaro.koskinen@iki.fi>
To: Tomi Valkeinen <tomi.valkeinen@ti.com>,
	Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <b.zolnierkie@samsung.com>
Cc: Laurent Pinchart <laurent.pinchart@ideasonboard.com>,
	linux-fbdev@vger.kernel.org, dri-devel@lists.freedesktop.org,
	linux-omap@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Tony Lindgren <tony@atomide.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] video: fbdev: omap2: remove rfbi
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 22:59:31 +0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20180430195931.GC2456@t60.musicnaut.iki.fi> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <cd513378-7be2-a5eb-adc5-bf04c789f1d4@ti.com>

Hi,

On Mon, Apr 30, 2018 at 10:06:11AM +0300, Tomi Valkeinen wrote:
> On 27/04/18 21:12, Aaro Koskinen wrote:
> >> You should be targeting omapdrm driver instead, fbdev subsystem is closed
> >> for the new hardware support.
> > 
> > AFAIK, based on N950 display support discussion, it's impossible to get
> > anything new into omapdrm for a long time. And based on Tomi's comments,
> > restoring RFBI support with omapfb should be a minor thing.
> 
> I was perhaps a bit vague, but I didn't say it should be a minor thing.
> I meant that there should be no architectural obstacles in omapfb, and I
> think all the generic plumbing to enable N800 display is there in omapfb.
> 
> That said, it still needs a real amount of work with the rfbi driver,
> the encoder driver and the panel driver on N800 (the encoder and the
> panel driver are not in mainline anymore).

Let's see first if I get anything working. After that we can evaluate
the impact properly once we see the actual patches needed.

A.

  reply	other threads:[~2018-04-30 19:59 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <CGME20180427150914eucas1p14dd8df4a215014ddac990b0ccdb1805c@eucas1p1.samsung.com>
2018-04-27 15:09 ` Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
2018-04-27 17:47   ` Aaro Koskinen
2018-04-27 17:58     ` Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
2018-04-27 18:12       ` Aaro Koskinen
2018-04-30  7:06         ` Tomi Valkeinen
2018-04-30 19:59           ` Aaro Koskinen [this message]
2019-06-21 13:01             ` Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
2018-04-27 18:25   ` Aaro Koskinen
2018-04-30 15:34     ` Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
2018-04-30 19:43       ` Aaro Koskinen

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