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authorRandy Dunlap <>2017-11-07 10:28:06 -0800
committerJonathan Corbet <>2017-11-08 03:39:52 -0700
commit47427379ea80f1368ccec6ba20874fc19a9f0cc4 (patch)
treed072aac13550602bf11348d44d41a68a86340f89 /Documentation/fb
parente78707f2eee7bcfaf400e925581b09425aab1b41 (diff)
documentation: fb: update list of available compiled-in fonts
Update list of available compiled-in fonts in lib/fonts/: add 6x10 and drop RomanLarge (which was reverted 12 years ago). Also sort the list alphabetically. Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <> Acked-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <> # v1 Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/fb/fbcon.txt b/Documentation/fb/fbcon.txt
index a38d3aa4d189..79c22d096bbc 100644
--- a/Documentation/fb/fbcon.txt
+++ b/Documentation/fb/fbcon.txt
@@ -77,8 +77,8 @@ C. Boot options
1. fbcon=font:<name>
Select the initial font to use. The value 'name' can be any of the
- compiled-in fonts: VGA8x16, 7x14, 10x18, VGA8x8, MINI4x6, RomanLarge,
- SUN8x16, SUN12x22, ProFont6x11, Acorn8x8, PEARL8x8.
+ compiled-in fonts: 10x18, 6x10, 7x14, Acorn8x8, MINI4x6,
+ PEARL8x8, ProFont6x11, SUN12x22, SUN8x16, VGA8x16, VGA8x8.
Note, not all drivers can handle font with widths not divisible by 8,
such as vga16fb.