[Intel-gfx] [PATCH] i915: skip LVDS initialization on Apple Mac Mini

Jesse Barnes jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org
Fri Feb 13 21:34:10 CET 2009

On Wednesday, February 4, 2009 2:05 am Paul Collins wrote:
> The Apple Mac Mini falsely reports LVDS.  Use DMI to check whether we
> are running on a Mac Mini, and skip LVDS initialization if that proves
> to be the case.
> Signed-off-by: Paul Collins <paul at ondioline.org>
> ---
> I figured I'd tackle the easy bit first.  With this patch applied I get
> much the same result as my original cripple-intel_lvds_init test, i.e. a
> nice 800x600 framebuffer console instead of a dead DVI output.
> DMI seemed like the simplest way to implement this.  Perhaps someone can
> pony up the Aopen Mini PC's DMI info and submit a patch.

Nice, using DMI makes this a bit cleaner.

Acked-by: Jesse Barnes <jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org>

Jesse Barnes, Intel Open Source Technology Center

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