xf86-video-ati, XRandR 1.2, and what used to be MergedFB

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at gmail.com
Mon Sep 17 15:27:39 PDT 2007

On 9/17/07, Marius Groeger <mgroeger at sysgo.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 17 Sep 2007, Alex Deucher wrote:
> > post your xorg log and config and the output of xrandr after disabling
> > the s-video port and enabling the vga port.
> Find attached the gzip'ed Xorg.0.log.
> I issued:
>   $ xrandr --output S-video --off
>   $ xrandr --output VGA-0 --mode 1280x1024
>   $ xrandr --output VGA-0 --right-of LVDS
> Thanks
> Marius

The problem is your monitor is reporting itself as digital rather than
analog so the driver is trying to program it as if it was driven by a
TMDS controller rather than a DAC. I'll try and commit a fix tonight.
Thanks for testing.


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