This is a framebuffer driver for the Linux 2.4.x kernel that supports the Chips&Technologies 65548 video chip found in older Toshiba Satellite notebooks and Fujitsu Point 510. There is also experimental support for 65545 and 65540 chipsets.
|Tags||Operating System Kernels Linux Hardware|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: PCI support has been added.
Release Notes: A bug related to incorrect colors for accelerated console in 16bpp mode have been fixed. The hardware cursor no longer messes up the screen with the X11 fbdev driver.
Release Notes: The driver has been rewritten from scratch. It now supports 800x600 and 640x480 modes in both 8 and 16 bit color depths. You can switch between them during runtime. You can toggle acceleration and alter the pixel clock rate. Most important of all, there is now a penguin on boot.
Release Notes: A 16bpp mode problem related to APM suspend was fixed.
Release Notes: 16bpp mode is finally usable (does not flicker on the LCD). A problem with scrolling the screen when using an 8x8 font has been fixed. FBI tool no longer destroys the hardware cursor image.