Bug 2022385 - Replace the fbdev drivers with simpledrm and the DRM fbdev emulation layer
Summary: Replace the fbdev drivers with simpledrm and the DRM fbdev emulation layer
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Status: MODIFIED
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Changes Tracking
Version: rawhide
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Assignee: Javier Martinez Canillas
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: 1986222 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: ARMTracker IoT WaylandRelated KDEWaylandRelated F36Changes
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Reported: 2021-11-11 14:33 UTC by Ben Cotton
Modified: 2021-12-23 11:44 UTC (History)
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Description Ben Cotton 2021-11-11 14:33:25 UTC
This is a tracking bug for Change: Replace the fbdev drivers with simpledrm and the DRM fbdev emulation layer
For more details, see: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/ReplaceFbdevDrivers

This change replaces the legacy Linux frame buffer device (fbdev) drivers that are still used in Fedora, with the latest simpledrm driver and the DRM fbdev emulation layer.

If you encounter a bug related to this Change, please do not comment here. Instead create a new bug and set it to block this bug.

Comment 1 Javier Martinez Canillas 2021-12-23 11:26:38 UTC
This change has been present in the Fedora kernel since https://gitlab.com/cki-project/kernel-ark/-/commit/53d2c01aef5aaad8b8bb54e4254f6ae671c76ee5

Comment 2 Javier Martinez Canillas 2021-12-23 11:44:17 UTC
*** Bug 1986222 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***


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