[mythtv-users] MythTV and my new Samsung DLP
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Wed Jun 16 21:43:13 EDT 2004
Jarod Wilson wrote:
>On Wednesday 16 June 2004 17:50, James Armstrong wrote:
>>Jarod Wilson wrote:
>>>>The TV has a native resolution which it "upgrades/down grades" to 720p
>>>>(so I understand anyway). I've also read the resolution for this TV
>>>>should be 1280x768p - which is not supported by my i810 on-board video.
>>>Are you certain it isn't supported? Have you tried creating a custom
>>>modeline for it?
>>The i810 video driver does not allow any custom modelines. Just what the
>>bios reports as being supported. I have one onboard and had to install
>>an nvidia card because I could not get any modelines to work. After much
>>searching I found where the Intel drivers only allow modes reported by
>>the bios and ignore all modeline commands.
>Wow, really? What a bunk piece o' junk...
No joke--kind of breaks the whole X Windows design philosophy. Are they
open source drivers or binary only ones?
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