Bug 138801 - framebuffer support for ia64
framebuffer support for ia64
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 138598
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
ia64 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
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Reported: 2004-11-11 04:18 EST by L3support
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-23 15:44:08 EST
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Description L3support 2004-11-11 04:18:23 EST
Description of problem:

IA64 kernel currently doesn't contains CONFIG_VIDEO_SELECT ("vga=...")
and vesafb support. Only a few framebuffers (cirrusfb, kyrofb and
rivafb) are included in the ia64 kernel.

Are you planning to contain them for ia64 in RHEL4? 
Do we have to use above graphic cards, cirrus, kyro and riva, to use a
framebuffer on RHEL4 ia64?

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Comment 1 L3support 2004-11-18 19:26:01 EST
Could you tell me what status is?
The background is that we want to use bogl-bterm in order to display
unicode charcters on a console.
Comment 2 RHEL4-L3support 2005-01-18 21:00:51 EST
Add RHEL4-L3support team in Japan
Comment 3 JoAnne K. Halligan 2005-01-23 15:44:08 EST
Closed. This is a duplicate of BZ 138598

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 138598 ***

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