Subject: Re: wsdisplay on vesafb is slow
To: None <>
From: Christian Biere <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/21/2006 22:53:08
Michael Lorenz wrote:
> >>Anyone else have very slow text console display?

> >I don't think it's using bit blitting to speed up scrolling.
> Well, it can't. There was a proposal for a VESA BIOS extension to talk 
> to a blitter but as far as I remember it never got anywhere.

The specs exist:

Whether that's actually supported anywhere, I don't know.