Subject: Re: grf device question
To: NetBSD-Amiga <amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Geert Uytterhoeven <>
List: amiga
Date: 10/05/1995 09:30:59
Mister Gandalf wrote:
> > As some of you may know, I'm working on a CV64 driver for NetBSD. In =
> it's
> > current alpha state I'm now able to switch modes, write to the=20
> > framebuffer and so on. Now I tried to use Xamiga24 and there I have=20
> > a problem: It seems that Xamiga24 thinks the framebuffer is planar, n=
> ot
> > chunky. Is there any flag or such to be set in some grf struct that t=
> ells
> > if the framebuffer is chunky or planar? (I 'grep'ped for everything I=
> > could think of through arch/amiga/dev, but I haven't found such a fla=
> g).
> > Or do I have to change the XServer's sources?
> >   
> >
> > --
> > Michael Teske (
> You might try getting the 24bit server from Dagge.  His server is calle=
> d Xcl16 and I would think it uses the framebuffer in chunky.  If you ha=
> ve any questions about it ask Dagge on IRC undernet channel #Amiga.

Or just take the original cfb code from X11R6.



Geert Uytterhoeven           
Wavelets, Linux/68k on Amiga 
Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium