Re: S-Video woes
From: mAineAc (maineac______at_hotmail.com)
Date: Fri, 26 Nov 2004 08:18:59 -0500
Chris Babstock wrote:
> Ok, here's the story:
> I have a Dell Inspiron 1100 laptop, and I would like to migrate to
> linux, but I cannot do so due to compatibility issues. I've been playing
> around with Gentoo 1.4 and kernel 2.6 on it for a while and it seems to
> work quite well, except my S-Video out seems to not be supported at all.
> I have an intel 82845G chipset, and I can find no information anywhere
> about somebody getting it to work. This could of course mean that it is
> not supported yet and I'm just plain out of luck.
> What i'm asking is if anybody here knows of a way to get this to work,
> either via a workaround, such as being able to use windows binaries, or
> is there a native way of getting this to function?
> Thanks in advance for any help,
> Chris Babstock
> email: cababstock at hotmail dot com
> or: chris2 at cs dot mun dot ca
What does your X logs say in /var/log when you start X with a tv plugged in?