NAME fbdevhw - os-specific submodule for framebuffer device access

DESCRIPTION fbdevhw provides functions for talking to a framebuffer device. It is os-specific. It is a submodule used by other video drivers. A fbdevhw module is currently available for linux framebuffer devices.

fbdev(4) is a non-accelerated driver which runs on top of the fbdevhw module. fbdevhw can be used by other drivers too, this is usually activated with Option "UseFBDev" in the device section.

SEE ALSO Xorg(1x), xorg.conf(5x), xorgconfig(1x), Xserver(1x), X(7), fbdev(4)

AUTHORS Authors include: Gerd Knorr, based on the XF68_FBDev Server code (Mar- tin Schaller, Geert Uytterhoeven).

X Version 11 xorg-server 1.1.1 FBDEVHW(4)