path: root/drivers/gpu
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authorJeffrey Hugo <>2019-06-28 09:28:31 -0700
committerRob Clark <>2019-09-03 16:16:58 -0700
commit23c259722d0eddf687c9ff5b3c983f4ba61b22f9 (patch)
tree214098463102ebcfb7bc1f846d972ef468e2b640 /drivers/gpu
parenta44769b407ecd9df2dd86d8b855412e3aff8b41b (diff)
drm/msm: Transition console to msm framebuffer
If booting a device using EFI, efifb will likely come up and claim the console. When the msm display stack finally comes up, we want the console to move over to the msm fb, so add support to kick out any firmware based framebuffers to accomplish the console transition. Suggested-by: Rob Clark <> Signed-off-by: Jeffrey Hugo <> Reviewed-by: Rob Clark <> Tested-by: Rob Clark <> Signed-off-by: Rob Clark <>
Diffstat (limited to 'drivers/gpu')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/msm/msm_fbdev.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/msm/msm_fbdev.c
index da4a4da725e7..cff198b2f470 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/msm/msm_fbdev.c
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/msm/msm_fbdev.c
@@ -170,6 +170,9 @@ struct drm_fb_helper *msm_fbdev_init(struct drm_device *dev)
if (ret)
goto fini;
+ /* the fw fb could be anywhere in memory */
+ drm_fb_helper_remove_conflicting_framebuffers(NULL, "msm", false);
ret = drm_fb_helper_initial_config(helper, 32);
if (ret)
goto fini;