Re: [RFC PATCH v2 03/13] bootsplash: Flush framebuffer after drawing

From: Max Staudt
Date: Tue Dec 19 2017 - 11:26:36 EST

On 12/19/2017 05:09 PM, Daniel Vetter wrote:
> btw the reason drmcon didn't move is that David Herrmann moved on from
> hacking on graphics stuff, and no one needs it. There's nothing
> fundamentally wrong with his patches for a basic emergency console on
> plain drm, or the simpledrm driver to get a basic drm framebuffer up
> on vesafb/efifb and friends. Just wanted to bring this in since you
> sound like you're expecting this to magically have happened somehow.
> We don't merge code without real use-cases.

Don't worry, I'm not expecting this to have magically happened. It will happen when it will happen, or maybe never.

I'm just working with that I've got right now, and once a successor to fbcon takes it's throne, I'm very happy to help move the bootsplash over.