[Libdlo] Generic fbdev X server on DisplayLink devices

Alexander Todorov atodorov at otb.bg
Mon May 31 05:00:54 PDT 2010

Bernie Thompson wrote:
> * It uses the kernel-mode provided modelists (rather than EDID directly), so
> it works with standard kernel-provided mode lists (which was the impetus for
> doing this now)

excuse my silly question but I don't really know what "standard kernel-provided
mode lists" exactly is. AFAIK EDID is supported only for LCD monitors. Will this
change make DisplayLink devices usable with old CRT monitors? If not why not? Is
it technically possible to make them work?


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