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authorBhaskar Chowdhury <>2020-09-17 15:56:14 +0530
committerJonathan Corbet <>2020-09-24 10:59:26 -0600
commitfd4aa21351a7fca5c5d7a31f57238aa5690ba71d (patch)
tree9042a778302216b93cbac34cb5f949bda321cfb0 /Documentation
parent036e13d015d2ba6868e12783b2be31bbf5cb8a68 (diff)
docs: fb: Remove sstfb 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 i.e remove a stanza related to scrollback. 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/sstfb.rst b/Documentation/fb/sstfb.rst
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@@ -185,9 +185,6 @@ Bugs
contact me.
- The 24/32 is not likely to work anytime soon, knowing that the
hardware does ... unusual things in 24/32 bpp.
-- When used with another video board, current limitations of the linux
- console subsystem can cause some troubles, specifically, you should
- disable software scrollback, as it can oops badly ...