mergedfb code

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at
Wed Aug 2 06:41:36 PDT 2006

On 8/1/06, Dave Airlie <airlied at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I see AlanH is adding mergedfb to an i915 branch, I think really all
> the common mergedfb code needs to be thrown into the server, soon SiS,
> radeon, intel will have pretty much the same code.
> I'd like to just put this in the server xf86MergedFb.c or some such..

Sounds like a plan to me.  99% of the code is identical.  It would
certainly make it easier to add mergedfb support to other drivers.  My
only question is, will Keithp's new xrandr code supercede the mergedfb
stuff?  should we wait for that or just move the mergedfb stuff out


> Dave.

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