[PATCH v3 00/19] arch: Consolidate <asm/fb.h>

Helge Deller deller at gmx.de
Thu Apr 20 03:22:50 AEST 2023

Hi Thomas,

> Am 17.04.23 um 16:12 schrieb Arnd Bergmann:>> On Mon, Apr 17, 2023, at 14:56, Thomas Zimmermann wrote:
>>> Various architectures provide <asm/fb.h> with helpers for fbdev
>>> framebuffer devices. Share the contained code where possible. There
>>> is already <asm-generic/fb.h>, which implements generic (as in
>>> 'empty') functions of the fbdev helpers. The header was added in
>>> commit aafe4dbed0bf ("asm-generic: add generic versions of common
>>> headers"), but never used.
>>> Each per-architecture header file declares and/or implements fbdev
>>> helpers and defines a preprocessor token for each. The generic
>>> header then provides the remaining helpers. It works like the I/O
>>> helpers in <asm/io.h>.
>> Looks all good to me,
>> Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd at arndb.de>
> Thanks a lot. I know that Helge wants to test the PARISC changes, so
> I'll keep this series pending for a bit longer. I'd like to merge the
> patches through the DRM tree, if no one objects.

Yes, patch is good and I've tested it on parisc. Thanks!

You may add:
Acked-by: Helge Deller <deller at gmx.de>
to the series and take it through the drm tree.


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