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Linux 4.10 To Expose EFI Framebuffer Configuration

Oct 20, 2016, 06:16 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Larabel)

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While Linux 4.9-rc1 was only released this past weekend, the EFI subsystem changes are already being staged for the next kernel cycle.


One of the EFI changes catching my attention for Linux 4.10 is that the EFI frame-buffer configuration will be exposed. This will allow for localized status strings during firmware updates.

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