Re: need (pmac owner help) with powerpc package.
> > > If you have a better idea - it only affects text console, and unless you
> > > find someone to debug the accel routines, it's better than screen garbage.
> > > Ben disabled text accel in 2.6, BTW.
> > Damn. It sounded like you were discussing my problem there for a second. In
> > 2.6, I get an X cursor (ie, the initial "X" cursor from xwindows in my
> > console while the machine is shutting down. The text is green, also. It's
> > not causing me any real problems, except for worrying the hell out of me.
> > Stuff like that just can't be good :)
Sounds rather like screen blanking doesn't work quite right, or switching
from X to text console has problems. Since that only happens on shutdown,
I'd disregard it (similar stuff happens with rivafb in 2.4 and 2.4, and it
> > Anyone seen this?
> The right place to ask this is on the linux-fbdev mailing list, look at
> the project on sourceforge for more details.
Well, the right place to ask about powermac kernel bugs would have been
linuxppc-dev, then. We're still answering most of the kernel related stuff