Re: Matroxfb in 2.6 still doesn't work in 2.6.7
From: Giuseppe Bilotta
Date: Mon Jun 21 2004 - 19:53:22 EST
Tomasz Torcz wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 21, 2004 at 03:31:36AM +0200, Petr Vandrovec wrote:
> > > > > > video=matroxfb:vesa:0x11A,right:48,hslen:112,left:248,hslen:112,lower:1,vslen:3,upper:48
> > > > > > maybe with ',sync:3' if +hsync/+vsync are mandatory for your monitor.
> > 1280x1024-60 just selects some videomode fbdev subsystem thinks your monitor should use,
> > while vesa:0x11A selects videomode I think you should use.
> Could fbdev be changed to select the same videomode as vesa: switch?
There is a vesafb-tng (the next generation) on Gentoo. I
applied it to my 2.6.7; it allows, among other things, to load
the vesafb driver as a module and to specify resolutions with
the "usual" (widthxheight-bitdepth@refresh) syntax.
On my video card (GeForce2 Go) it doesn't seem to work very
Giuseppe "Oblomov" Bilotta
Can't you see
It all makes perfect sense
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