X to TV
alexdeucher at gmail.com
Wed Sep 13 07:42:06 PDT 2006
On 9/13/06, Grant <emailgrant at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Section "Monitor"
> > > Identifier "monitor1"
> > > Modeline "736x485i" 14.16 736 760 824 904 485 491 496 525
> > > interlace -hsync -vsync
> > > EndSection
> > You can't set an explicit modeline with the BIOS-based i810 driver. Feel
> > free to try the 'modesetting' branch in the git repository to see if
> > that works for you.
> I didn't know the i810 driver was in the BIOS. Is there a way to use
> one that isn't in the BIOS so I can use a Modeline?
it's not in the bios, it just uses vbe calls to set the mode.
> Alternately, can the above be written in non-Modeline form? Any hints?
The 'modesetting' branch in git programs modes directly rather than
relying on the bios so it will work with modelines.
> - Grant
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