[PATCH 2/2] drivers/firmware: consolidate EFI framebuffer setup for all arches

Javier Martinez Canillas javierm at redhat.com
Fri May 28 01:03:04 PDT 2021

Hello Thomas,

On 5/22/21 7:14 AM, Thomas Zimmermann wrote:


>> --- a/arch/arm/Kconfig
>> +++ b/arch/arm/Kconfig
>> @@ -127,6 +127,7 @@ config ARM
>>   	select PERF_USE_VMALLOC
>>   	select RTC_LIB
>>   	select SET_FS
>> +	select SYSFB
> Don't select this as part of the architecture. Rather make an option for 
> SYSFB that depends in the architectures that supports it.

Thanks a lot for the suggestion! I did this by making SYSFB's Kconfig option
to be default y and depends on the supported architectures as you mentioned.

This not only is a cleaner approach but also will allow to not touch all the
architectures platform code.

I'll wait for a few more days in case someone else has feedback and post a v2.
> Best regards
> Thomas

Best regards,
Javier Martinez Canillas
Software Engineer
New Platform Technologies Enablement team
RHEL Engineering

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