screen_info in 2.4.20-rc1

Tom Rini trini at
Fri Nov 8 05:37:40 EST 2002

On Thu, Nov 07, 2002 at 06:21:09PM +0100, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:

> In 2.4.20-rc1, the declaration and export of screen_info[] depends on
> CONFIG_VGA_CONSOLE. However, it's also needed by vga16fb, which can be modular
> as well.

This is fixed in _devel (along with vesafb) and in 2.5.  It was just
over looked for 2.4.20 I suppose.  It's a low impact change, so I doubt
Paul would object to trying to get Marcelo to take it.


Tom Rini (TR1265)

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