Framebuffer or standard VGA ?
Ronald G Minnich
rminnich at lanl.gov
Wed Sep 11 10:38:00 CEST 2002
On Wed, 11 Sep 2002, Antony Stone wrote:
> 1. there's a standard way for the motherboard Bios to initialise _any_
> graphics card, so it can initialise a new one it's never heard of before (and
> presumably LinuxBios could do the same), or:
we already can do this, see the vgabios stuff.
> 2. there's a standard init call to the bios chip on the graphics card, which
> knows how to set up that particular model, which again LinuxBios could
> perform in exactly the same way when it starts up ?
More information about the coreboot