[coreboot] FILO loads image but, Linux doesnt boot

Phani Babu Giddi phanig at gmail.com
Thu Mar 6 23:39:11 CET 2008

Hi Ron,

The Geode frame buffer driver is turned on the .config file SLES 10 SP1
kernel that I have and I am not sure why I cannot see anything on the

One more thing in the Config.lb file for db800, the pci device id
corresponding to this device has been turned off does that make a
difference. I thought this should be set only when VGA ROM is present
On Wed, Mar 5, 2008 at 6:03 PM, ron minnich <rminnich at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Mar 5, 2008 at 5:50 PM, Peter Stuge <peter at stuge.se> wrote:
> > On Wed, Mar 05, 2008 at 05:47:27PM -0800, Phani Babu Giddi wrote:
> >  > Let me recheck if the geodelx frame buffer is already patched or
> >  > not. I think it was patched because X was working for with the
> >  > commerial BIOS.
> >
> >  X could be using the VESA driver. There is also an Xorg driver for
> >  the geodelx. Neither depend on kernel framebuffer.
> can someone remind me:do we need a special VSA to make the Linux geode
> lx framebuffer driver work?
> Phani, do you want my .config that works with linux and brings up the
> frame buffer? it is for
> ron
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