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Based on kernel version 3.15.4. Page generated on 2014-07-07 09:02 EST.

1	
2	What is efifb?
3	===============
4	
5	This is a generic EFI platform driver for Intel based Apple computers.
6	efifb is only for EFI booted Intel Macs.
7	
8	Supported Hardware
9	==================
10	
11	iMac 17"/20"
12	Macbook
13	Macbook Pro 15"/17"
14	MacMini
15	
16	How to use it?
17	==============
18	
19	efifb does not have any kind of autodetection of your machine.
20	You have to add the following kernel parameters in your elilo.conf:
21		Macbook :
22			video=efifb:macbook
23		MacMini :
24			video=efifb:mini
25		Macbook Pro 15", iMac 17" :
26			video=efifb:i17
27		Macbook Pro 17", iMac 20" :
28			video=efifb:i20
29	
30	--
31	Edgar Hucek <gimli@dark-green.com>
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