[Intel-gfx] [Patch 3/3_v2]: [DRM/I915] : Sync the default modes for LVDS output device

Keith Packard keithp at keithp.com
Wed Apr 1 23:14:49 CEST 2009

On Wed, 2009-04-01 at 13:27 -0700, Eric Anholt wrote:

> I'm not really sold on the whole idea of the kernel generating these
> fake modes for LVDS, given that we can support any size and that the
> refresh rate is a lie since we're always using the fixed mode.  Any
> other opinions on this?

It would be nice if KMS could expose the hardware a bit more accurately;
knowing that the device has a scaler with specific size limits would
allow user space to know what was possible far more succinctly than a
huge list of modes.

keith.packard at intel.com
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