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authorPeter Rosin <>2019-08-27 11:09:16 +0000
committerBartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <>2020-01-03 14:27:38 +0100
commitfd933c00ebe220060e66fb136a7050a242456566 (patch)
tree919bf92e84ed10dc2fd040674d255c65dc99188e /Documentation/fb
parente41f6b17aba58f4504491ebddc6ae4ce14f33ef3 (diff)
fbdev: fix numbering of fbcon options
Three shall be the number thou shalt count, and the number of the counting shall be three. Four shalt thou not count... One! Two! Five! Fixes: efb985f6b265 ("[PATCH] fbcon: Console Rotation - Add framebuffer console documentation") Signed-off-by: Peter Rosin <> Reviewed-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <> Cc: Jonathan Corbet <> Cc: Matthew Wilcox <> Signed-off-by: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <> Link:
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1 files changed, 4 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst b/Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst
index ebca41785abe..65ba40255137 100644
--- a/Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst
+++ b/Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst
@@ -127,7 +127,7 @@ C. Boot options
is typically located on the same video card. Thus, the consoles that
are controlled by the VGA console will be garbled.
-4. fbcon=rotate:<n>
+5. fbcon=rotate:<n>
This option changes the orientation angle of the console display. The
value 'n' accepts the following:
@@ -152,21 +152,21 @@ C. Boot options
Actually, the underlying fb driver is totally ignorant of console
-5. fbcon=margin:<color>
+6. fbcon=margin:<color>
This option specifies the color of the margins. The margins are the
leftover area at the right and the bottom of the screen that are not
used by text. By default, this area will be black. The 'color' value
is an integer number that depends on the framebuffer driver being used.
-6. fbcon=nodefer
+7. fbcon=nodefer
If the kernel is compiled with deferred fbcon takeover support, normally
the framebuffer contents, left in place by the firmware/bootloader, will
be preserved until there actually is some text is output to the console.
This option causes fbcon to bind immediately to the fbdev device.
-7. fbcon=logo-pos:<location>
+8. fbcon=logo-pos:<location>
The only possible 'location' is 'center' (without quotes), and when
given, the bootup logo is moved from the default top-left corner