Re: fbcon fix for pre-2.1.112-1

Pavel Machek (
Wed, 29 Jul 1998 00:28:41 +0200


> > > Yes, it is -- there are nasty videocards (such as Neomagic) where
> > ^^^^^^^^
> > > vesafb is the only way how to get usable graphics and text modes.
> >
> > Not any more, now Red Hat has released its XBF server. :-)
> XBF is binary only. So for free software the situation for the moment is
> unchanged.

No. There's working, free X server for neomagic (with
sources). Unfortunately without acceleration. See

There will be neomagic support in next SVGATextMode
release. (Done by me, unfortunately, it has small problems with
suspend :-( ).


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