Re: Rotating (efi) framebuffer

From: Rodney W. Grimes <>
Date: Thu, 2 May 2019 17:07:39 -0700 (PDT)
> Hi
> I have a Lenovo Ideapad where the screen is rotated 90 degrees and I
> can't rotate it to landscape mode until I'm in X. How many of you are in
> the same situation and would like a fix? Seeing how development is going
> with small (tiny) computers it will probably be more and more common
> with ultra portables having a "phone screen" which most likely is in
> portrait mode by default. This also applies to embedded and home brew /
> prototype devices.
> It would certainly be nice if we could have a boot time parameter that
> could rotate the framebuffer (just as a data point, I'm pretty sure
> Linux can do this). How many would be interested in this? Is there
> anyone working on this atm? Not sure I will have the time to develop
> this all of my own but thought I'd check the interest at least. Perhaps
> a GSoC project?

Yes please.

> Johannes
Rod Grimes                                       
Received on Thu May 02 2019 - 22:07:42 UTC

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