Hi all !
I'm not in this mailing list and hope that I can send to it anyway.
I'm a developer on an embedded device (PDA like). I recognized that that
the framebuffer in Linux 2.6 always includes the EDID and modedb. There's
no need for this on my target, because I have a digitally controlled LCD
panel with a fixed setup (there's actually no monitor, FBAS or video
The attached patch tries to fix this, please comment.
E.g., currently it's an automatically derived option (I know that no Intel
SA1100 and no Intel PXA chip needs EDID and modelines), maybe it should
It's against Linus' bitkeeper tree from today.