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authorBhaskar Chowdhury <>2020-09-17 15:56:15 +0530
committerJonathan Corbet <>2020-09-24 10:59:26 -0600
commit363a7ac4adec468302fb06b004a4b63cb7fcaef8 (patch)
tree9df4bb91a34a0eb9c5eab3320e023fa34e6957c5 /Documentation/fb
parentfd4aa21351a7fca5c5d7a31f57238aa5690ba71d (diff)
docs: fb: Remove vesafb scrollback boot option
In commit 50145474f6ef ("fbcon: remove soft scrollback code"), the framebuffer scrollback mode was removed, but the documentation was not updated. Properly update the documentation by removing the option that is no longer present,remove the scrollback option. Signed-off-by: Bhaskar Chowdhury <> Reviewed-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <> Link: Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/fb/vesafb.rst b/Documentation/fb/vesafb.rst
index 6821c87b7893..f890a4f5623b 100644
--- a/Documentation/fb/vesafb.rst
+++ b/Documentation/fb/vesafb.rst
@@ -135,8 +135,6 @@ ypan enable display panning using the VESA protected mode
* scrolling (fullscreen) is fast, because there is
no need to copy around data.
- * You'll get scrollback (the Shift-PgUp thing),
- the video memory can be used as scrollback buffer