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FBDEVHW(4) - man page online | special files

Os-specific submodule for framebuffer device access.

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xorg-server 1.19.6
FBDEVHW(4)                           Kernel Interfaces Manual                          FBDEVHW(4)

NAME

fbdevhw - os-specific submodule for framebuffer device access

DESCRIPTION

fbdevhw provides functions for talking to a framebuffer device. It is os-specific. It is a submodule used by other video drivers. A fbdevhw module is currently available for linux framebuffer devices. fbdev(4) is a non-accelerated driver which runs on top of the fbdevhw module. fbdevhw can be used by other drivers too, this is usually activated with `Option "UseFBDev"' in the device section.

SEE ALSO

Xorg(1), xorg.conf(5), xorgconfig(1), Xserver(1), X(7), fbdev(4)

AUTHORS

Authors include: Gerd Knorr, based on the XF68_FBDev Server code (Martin Schaller, Geert Uytterhoeven).
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fbdevhw(4) referred by fbdev(4) | mga(4) | r128(4) | xorg.conf(5)
refer to fbdev(4) | X(7) | Xorg(1) | xorg.conf(5) | Xserver(1)