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From: Javier Martinez Canillas <javierm@redhat.com>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: Javier Martinez Canillas <javierm@redhat.com>,
	Daniel Vetter <daniel@ffwll.ch>, David Airlie <airlied@linux.ie>,
	Maarten Lankhorst <maarten.lankhorst@linux.intel.com>,
	Maxime Ripard <mripard@kernel.org>,
	Thomas Zimmermann <tzimmermann@suse.de>,
	dri-devel@lists.freedesktop.org
Subject: [PATCH] drm: Remove unused code to load the non-existing fbcon.ko
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2021 14:09:48 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210818120948.451896-1-javierm@redhat.com> (raw)

Commit 6104c37094e7 ("fbcon: Make fbcon a built-time depency for fbdev")
changed the FRAMEBUFFER_CONSOLE Kconfig symbol from tristate to bool.

But the drm_kms_helper_init() function still attempts to load the fbcon
module, even when this is always built-in since the mentioned change.

Signed-off-by: Javier Martinez Canillas <javierm@redhat.com>
---

 drivers/gpu/drm/drm_kms_helper_common.c | 11 -----------
 1 file changed, 11 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/drm_kms_helper_common.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/drm_kms_helper_common.c
index f933da1656eb..47e92400548d 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/drm_kms_helper_common.c
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/drm_kms_helper_common.c
@@ -64,17 +64,6 @@ MODULE_PARM_DESC(edid_firmware,
 
 static int __init drm_kms_helper_init(void)
 {
-	/*
-	 * The Kconfig DRM_KMS_HELPER selects FRAMEBUFFER_CONSOLE (if !EXPERT)
-	 * but the module doesn't depend on any fb console symbols.  At least
-	 * attempt to load fbcon to avoid leaving the system without a usable
-	 * console.
-	 */
-	if (IS_ENABLED(CONFIG_DRM_FBDEV_EMULATION) &&
-	    IS_MODULE(CONFIG_FRAMEBUFFER_CONSOLE) &&
-	    !IS_ENABLED(CONFIG_EXPERT))
-		request_module_nowait("fbcon");
-
 	return drm_dp_aux_dev_init();
 }
 
-- 
2.31.1


             reply	other threads:[~2021-08-18 12:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-18 12:09 Javier Martinez Canillas [this message]
2021-08-18 12:33 ` Daniel Vetter

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