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From: James Simmons <jsimmons@infradead.org>
To: Geert Uytterhoeven <Geert.Uytterhoeven@sonycom.com>
Cc: Linux Frame Buffer Device Development 
	<linux-fbdev-devel@lists.sourceforge.net>,
	Cell Broadband Engine OSS Development  <cbe-oss-dev@ozlabs.org>,
	Linux Kernel Development <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/7] RFC: Cell SPE logos
Date: Tue, 6 Feb 2007 22:06:22 +0000 (GMT)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0702062201430.3088@pentafluge.infradead.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0701311325480.14996@pademelon.sonytel.be>


> I would like to hear your opinions about the patchset below (updated version
> compared to yesterday, lkml added to the CC list).
> 
> The Cell Broadband Engine contains a 64-bit PowerPC core with 2 hardware
> threads (called PPEs) and 8 Synergistic Processing Engines (called SPEs).
> When booting Linux, 2 penguins logos are shown on the graphical console by
> the standard frame buffer console logo code.
> 
> To emphasize the existence of the SPEs (which can be used under Linux), we
> added a second row of (smaller) helper penguin logos, one for each SPE.
> I attached a PNG version of the helper penguin logo for reference.
> 
> Summaries:
> [PATCH 1/7] fbdev: Avoid vertical overflow when making space for the logo
> [PATCH 2/7] fbdev: fb_do_show_logo() updates
> [PATCH 3/7] fbdev: extract fb_show_logo_line()
> [PATCH 4/7] fbdev: move logo externs to header file
> [PATCH 5/7] fbdev: Add fb_append_extra_logo()
> [PATCH 6/7] fbdev: SPE helper penguin logo
> [PATCH 7/7] Cell: Draw SPE helper penguin logos
> 
> Thanks for your comments!

    Now that their are patches for the logo I would like to see a few more 
improvements that I haven't gotten too. I really like to see the logo 
drawn outside of fbcon. This way for embedded platforms without fbcon we 
could have the logo to know if the graphics device worked.


  parent reply	other threads:[~2007-02-06 22:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 20+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-31 12:27 Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-01-31 12:40 ` Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-01-31 12:43 ` [PATCH 1/7] fbdev: Avoid vertical overflow when making space for the logo Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-01-31 12:43 ` [PATCH 2/7] fbdev: fb_do_show_logo() updates Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-01-31 12:44 ` [PATCH 3/7] fbdev: extract fb_show_logo_line() Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-01-31 12:44 ` [PATCH 4/7] fbdev: move logo externs to header file Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-03-13 14:00   ` const and __initdata (was: Re: [Linux-fbdev-devel] [PATCH 4/7] fbdev: move logo externs to header file) Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-01-31 12:44 ` [PATCH 5/7] fbdev: Add fb_append_extra_logo() Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-01-31 12:44 ` [PATCH 6/7] fbdev: SPE helper penguin logo Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-01-31 12:44 ` [PATCH 7/7] Cell: Draw SPE helper penguin logos Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-02-01 16:51 ` [Cbe-oss-dev] [PATCH 0/7] RFC: Cell SPE logos Geoff Levand
2007-02-04 13:32 ` Pavel Machek
2007-02-04 17:44   ` [Linux-fbdev-devel] " Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-02-05  2:14   ` [Cbe-oss-dev] " Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2007-02-06 21:42     ` [Linux-fbdev-devel] " James Simmons
2007-02-07 12:44     ` Pavel Machek
2007-02-06 22:06 ` James Simmons [this message]
2007-02-12 13:54 ` Geert Uytterhoeven
2007-02-13 20:51   ` James Simmons
2007-02-14 17:33     ` Geert Uytterhoeven

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