xf86-video-ati-6.7.195 - don't load my customized video mode - and seems to work only with the buggy DDC video modes.

wallak at free.fr wallak at free.fr
Wed Oct 24 13:25:37 PDT 2007

I've look at the sources, and IgnoreEdid is not implemented at all. A bug seems
to be there somewhere, but I've no investigated further. A fix is necessary, and
we need to know where the bug is located.

Best Regards,

Quoting "James C. Georgas" <jgeorgas at georgas.ca>:

> On Tue, 2007-23-10 at 21:31 +0200, wallak at free.fr wrote:
> > Here is my test configuration, and the logs. Without the NoDDC option, X11
> > start, but with the modes given only by the DDC.
> >
> Yeah, this is exactly the problem I'm still having, as described in the
> "is IgnoreEdid broken?" thread. I've tried the suggestions given to me
> there, and the only option that seems to have any effect is NoDDC, which
> basically turns off all monitor probing. However, I haven't been able to
> write a valid config file that has NoDDC in it, so it didn't help me.
> The only options in the monitor section that I have seen override the
> probed and default values are the HorizSync, VertRefresh and DisplaySize
> options. Everything else, including my modelines, are ignored.
> James

More information about the xorg mailing list