bugLGPL'd VGABios - Bugs: bug #34304, Wrong memsetw count usage in...


bug #34304: Wrong memsetw count usage in biosfn_set_video_mode

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Submitted on:  Fri Sep 16 14:26:02 2011  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: None
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Fri Sep 16 14:26:02 2011, original submission:


the videoram-size is 4000 (decimal), not 0x4000 (hexadecimal)
and memsetw writes a word $count times, so if you want to write words to videoram, use the half of size, i.e. 2000 instead of 4000

Christian Inci



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file #23981:  vgabios_incorrect_memsetw_count.patch added by None (290B - text/x-patch - This patch should fix it now(v2). (Feel free to test.))
file #23980:  vgabios_incorrect_memsetw_count.patch added by None (804B - text/x-patch - This patch should fix it. (Feel free to test.))


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Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
Fri Sep 16 14:37:25 2011NoneAttached File-=>Added vgabios_incorrect_memsetw_count.patch, #23981
Fri Sep 16 14:26:02 2011NoneAttached File-=>Added vgabios_incorrect_memsetw_count.patch, #23980

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