Intel graphics driver -- thanks!

Eric Anholt eric at
Fri Feb 9 09:49:36 PST 2007

On Thu, 2007-02-08 at 13:26 -0500, Andrew J. Barr wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-02-08 at 09:27 -0800, Eric Anholt wrote:
> > Yeah, all the SDVO chips I've seen are made by third parties.
> > 
> > There's a generic protocol for talking to SDVO chips.  That protocol is
> > not published, sadly, but at least any SDVO TMDS chip should work the
> > same way so they're all supported.  There's been code posted for SDVO
> > TV-out support, which I haven't had time yet to review and integrate,
> > but is high on my list of things I want to get to.
> Does this code mean support for TV-Out on pre-915 chips (855GM
> specifically)? And if so, where is this code posted?

No, SDVO is 915 and later.

If you want support for TV out on DVO chips in pre-915 hardware, the
specs have been open for every one of those chips I've seen.

Eric Anholt                             anholt at
eric at                         eric.anholt at
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