docs: fb: Add TER16x32 to the available font names [Linux 5.3]

This Linux kernel change "docs: fb: Add TER16x32 to the available font names" is included in the Linux 5.3 release. This change is authored by Takashi Iwai <tiwai [at]> on Wed Jun 19 07:39:43 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0ad6be3 (patch).

docs: fb: Add TER16x32 to the available font names

The new font is available since recently.

Signed-off-by: Takashi Iwai <>
Acked-by: Randy Dunlap <>
Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <>

There are 2 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.

 Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst b/Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst
index cfb9f7c..1da65b9 100644
--- a/Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst
+++ b/Documentation/fb/fbcon.rst
@@ -82,7 +82,7 @@ C. Boot options

    Select the initial font to use. The value 'name' can be any of the
    compiled-in fonts: 10x18, 6x10, 7x14, Acorn8x8, MINI4x6,
-   PEARL8x8, ProFont6x11, SUN12x22, SUN8x16, VGA8x16, VGA8x8.
+   PEARL8x8, ProFont6x11, SUN12x22, SUN8x16, TER16x32, VGA8x16, VGA8x8.

    Note, not all drivers can handle font with widths not divisible by 8,
    such as vga16fb.

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