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Re: atafb and X/fbdev

On Sat, Jul 14, 2012 at 5:42 AM, Michael Schmitz <schmitzmic@gmail.com> wrote:
>> If all else fails I'll hack a truecolor command line option into atafb :-)
> I've played with the framebuffer timing calculations a bit - 16 bpp appears
> to require unreasonably
> low hsync frequency in order to keep within the available video bandwidth of
> 32 MHz.

For 640x480 that's true.

For 320x240, it should work. I definitely used a hicolor mode on ARAnyM when
atafb was revived.



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@linux-m68k.org

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
                                -- Linus Torvalds

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