[ltp] Re: LCD plus DVI on T30 under Ubuntu feisty
Thu, 31 May 2007 13:12:38 -0500
On 5/31/07, Thomas Hood <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Dear Xperts,
> I already had installed:
> along with:
> which replaces xorg-build-macros. I did:
> cg-clone git://anongit.freedesktop.org/git/xorg/driver/xf86-video-ati
> cd xf86-video-ati
> ./autogen.sh prefix=/usr
> Then I had to edit ./config.h to add three macro definitions:
> #define PACKAGE_VERSION_MAJOR 6
> #define PACKAGE_VERSION_MINOR 6
> #define PACKAGE_VERSION_PATCHLEVEL 192
those would be handled by an updated xorg-macros.
> and to install:
> sudo mv /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.so /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.so_FEISTY
> sudo mv /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/ati_drv.so /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/ati_drv.so_FEISTY
> sudo cp src/.libs/radeon_drv.so /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.so
> sudo cp src/.libs/ati_drv.so /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/ati_drv.so
> sudo chmod ugo-x /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.so
> sudo chmod ugo-x /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/ati_drv.so
> I edited xorg.conf to look like this:
> Section "Device"
> Identifier "Radeon Mobility 7500"
> Driver "radeon"
> BusID "PCI:1:0:0"
> Option "MergedFB" "True"
> Option "MonitorLayout" "LVDS, TMDS"
> Option "CRT2Position" "RightOf"
> Option "MetaModes" "1400x1050-1280x1024 1400x1050"
> Option "MergedNonRectangular" "True"
> Section "Monitor"
> Identifier "Generic Monitor"
> Section "Screen"
> Identifier "Default Screen"
> Device "Radeon Mobility 7500"
> Monitor "Generic Monitor"
> DefaultDepth 16
> #JDTH: For DRI can only use laptop display and only at 16 bit depth
> SubSection "Display"
> Depth 16
> Modes "1400x1050 1280x1024 2680x1024"
you don't need the 2680x1024 mode; remove that.
> But X would not start. Here is the relevant part of the log:
Can you post your full log and config? I haven't tested ati master
with LVDS and TMDS in a while so it's possibly broken. The randr
branch does work however. I'll try and test it out tonight with ati
master. Can anyone else confirm in the meantime?