X.Org + Savage3D + TV *ONLY*

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at gmail.com
Wed Sep 26 06:13:38 PDT 2007

On 9/25/07, Josh Finlay <montaro at exemail.com.au> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've tried every xorg.conf configuration I know, and some I found on the
> internet but I can't seem to get X.Org working as I would like it to.
> I have a small Ubuntu Linux machine in my lounge room, connected to the
> network via wireless. It is hooked to the television, and has no monitor,
> keyboard or mouse. I want to remotely administer is (via VNC or even only
> SSH) to load and play movies/shows for my daughter on the TV via the TV-Out.
> At present it is being done using a wireless AV transmitter/receiver from
> the TV-Out of a windows machine .. but this has two down falls.
> a) It ties up a machine everytime she wants to watch her shows (Almost every
> waking hour!!)
> b) The wireless AV frequently interferes with the wireless network as they
> are both 2.4GHz, and this runs havoc with the laptops.
> How do I go about configuring xorg to do what I want? I'm about to pull my
> hair out with frustration.
> Look forward to hearing from someone.

Option "TvOn" "TRUE"
in the device section of your config should do the trick.  There's
also s3switch.


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