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authorGravatar Peter Seiderer <ps.report@gmx.net>2015-09-25 22:30:46 +0200
committerGravatar Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@free-electrons.com>2015-09-27 23:19:37 +0200
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linux-ext: add fbtft hint for linux kernel >= v4.0
Since v4.0 the fbtft drivers are included in the linux kernel staging area. Signed-off-by: Peter Seiderer <ps.report@gmx.net> Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@free-electrons.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'linux')
-rw-r--r--linux/Config.ext.in4
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/linux/Config.ext.in b/linux/Config.ext.in
index ea79aa166c..755c23b70f 100644
--- a/linux/Config.ext.in
+++ b/linux/Config.ext.in
@@ -50,7 +50,9 @@ config BR2_LINUX_KERNEL_EXT_FBTFT
select BR2_PACKAGE_FBTFT
help
Linux Framebuffer drivers for small TFT LCD display modules,
- e.g. Adafruit PiTFT displays for Raspberry Pi.
+ e.g. Adafruit PiTFT displays for Raspberry Pi (this extra
+ package is only needed for linux kernels until v3.19, since
+ v4.0 the drivers are included in the staging area).
To enable fbtft, e.g. for Adafruit 2.8 PiTFT, enable the
following kernel configurations: