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From: Stuart Anderson <anderson@netsweng.com>
To: Woody Suwalski <woodys@xandros.com>
Cc: linux-fbdev-devel@lists.sourceforge.net,
	Martin Michlmayr <tbm@cyrius.com>,
	rmk@arm.linux.org.uk, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: PATCH: cyber2010 framebuffer on ARM Netwinder fix...
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 2007 19:38:06 -0500 (EST)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0701191937110.25957@trantor.stuart.netsweng.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <45A3D05F.7060409@xandros.com>



Just wondering, did the rtc change for the arm get sent up also?


On Tue, 9 Jan 2007, Woody Suwalski wrote:

> Martin Michlmayr wrote:
>> * Stuart Anderson <anderson@netsweng.com> [2007-01-05 09:40]:
>> 
>>> shark w/o any changes to the kernel. I dug a bit further, both in the
>>> driver, and in the HW spec for the shark, and discovered that the video
>>> chip on the shark is connected via the VL bus, not the PCI bus. The
>>> shark does have a VL-PCI bridge, but there doesn't seem to be anything
>>> connected to the PCI side of it (which matches what lspci says). The
>>> function containing the patch in question doesn't appear to even run on
>>> the shark (there is a VL version that is #ifdef SHARK'd), so I'd have
>>> to say the patch would have not impact on the shark.
>>> 
>> 
>> OK, good news.  Thanks for checking.  Woody, can you submit the patch
>> (with proper intentation) to linux-fbdev-devel@lists.sourceforge.net
>> 
>
> As suggested - I am sending this patch to fbdev-devel....
>
> The Netwinder machines with Cyber2010 crash badly when starting Xserver.
> The workaround is to disable pci burst option for this revision of video 
> chip.
>
> Thanks, Woody
>
>


                                 Stuart

Stuart R. Anderson                               anderson@netsweng.com
Network & Software Engineering                   http://www.netsweng.com/
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      reply	other threads:[~2007-01-20  1:08 UTC|newest]

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     [not found]       ` <20070105152224.GQ15109@deprecation.cyrius.com>
2007-01-09 17:26         ` Woody Suwalski
2007-01-20  0:38           ` Stuart Anderson [this message]

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