Intel Graphics on x86_64: Video modes (Dell Inspiron E1405 laptop)

Keith Packard keithp at
Fri Nov 17 08:20:46 PST 2006

On Fri, 2006-11-17 at 00:12 -0800, Joshua J. Berry wrote:
> On Thursday 16 November 2006 22:49, Keith Packard wrote:
> > On Thu, 2006-11-16 at 22:19 -0800, Joshua J. Berry wrote:
> > > I also tried with a recent git clone of the modesetting-keithp branch,
> > > but that just gave me a blank screen and a partially-unresponsive
> > > keyboard (X did not recognize Ctrl+Alt+Bksp, but I could Alt+SysRq to
> > > semi-cleanly reboot).
> >
> > Yeah, that branch is moving fast and some days it doesn't work at all.
> It is?  The last commit I see on FdO's gitweb is 10 days ago.  Perhaps I'm 
> not looking in the right place?  I was looking at the modesetting-keithp 
> branch.

Oh no, that was a temporary branch. the modesetting branch is where the
action is.

> Cool.  Thanks for the pointer.  I'll give it a try against Xorg 1.1.1 first 
> (since I'd rather not replace more software than I need to).  If it doesn't 
> work, would you be interested in bug reports?  And if so, what information 
> (aside from the usual X log, description, etc.) would you like me to 
> include?

Yup, the xorg log file is what we need, please file bugs.

keith.packard at
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