trident tv_out not working on xorg 7.1.1
golfbuf at gmail.com
Fri Nov 17 19:56:12 PST 2006
I'm unable to get the tv_out to work on my laptop, using the trident
driver. When I switch to the tv_out, it fills the tv screen with
white dots on a grey background.
This is with a fresh install of kubuntu-6.10, which uses xorg 7.1.1
(trident version 1.2.1).
I also tried the last xorg 7.0.0 by running a dapper live cd .. it has
the same problem.
I used to have debian sarge on this laptop and was able to use the
tv_out successfully. That was the old xfree86 version of the trident
The hardware works. It's the CyberBladeXPAi1 card. When I kill xorg,
and use a terminal, I can put the terminal on the tv screen
successfully. It's just when X is running that the tv_out give a grey
screen. Also indicating it should work is the fact that it works in
Anyone have any tips?
Is there some place I should file a bug?
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