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Old 09-29-2006, 07:32 AM   #1
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How to write vga card driver and lcd driver?

Hi all,

I want to find some documents or articles talk about how to write vga card driver and LCD driver. Please help me if you had.

Old 09-29-2006, 04:47 PM   #2
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It depends on the platform and the hardware you want to use.
Vga card driver: I don't know any tutorials. The best idea seems to read existing drivers as reference (Linux source code is a good place to look for them).

LCD: you probably don't need any separate driver if you mean LCD monitor.
Old 09-29-2006, 06:20 PM   #3
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Ohh yes. There are many tutorials available around the web just have to know were to find them....
good start is, see developer corner there.
And ... site.

Hey bobby1112 send me a private message or email because i want to work about that driver too. I am very interested in writting drivers.. so just send me email. Maybe we can make something together. Some new driver for example...
2 brains work better than 1, this is like the processors.

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