[ros-kernel] RFC: V86/VBE Patch for release branch
Ge van Geldorp
gvg at reactos.com
Fri Apr 23 23:29:05 CEST 2004
> From: Filip Navara
> since we're in code freeze now, I'm sending the patch here
> with request
> for merging it into release branch. There was a fatal bug that caused
> 'inl' (read long from I/O port) instruction to not work
> correctly in V86
> mode and that resulted in weird behaviour with the VBE driver
> (on some
> graphics adapters). After fixing it, the VBE driver started
> to work even
> on VMware and I found one minor issue with palettes (swapped Red and
> Blue colors) in the driver. Since the VBE driver is now used
> by default,
> I propose to apply the attached patch also for the release. Comments?
The patch seems limited in its scope and it would potentially fix lots
of cards. I vote to merge it in.
Ge van Geldorp.
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