[ltp] Re: Framebuffer console on a X300 (Intel GM965/GL960)

Rolf Kutz linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Thu, 4 Dec 2008 21:12:41 +0100

On 04/12/08 13:11 -0600, wes schreiner wrote:
> Kiko Piris wrote:
>> And, if I’m not mistaken, I should use intelfb driver. I have it
>> compiled into the kernel (not as a module); and I have tried many
>> combinations of «vga=…» and «video=intelfb:mode=…» without success at
>> all.
>> Has anyone with a X300 (or any other laptop with a graphics card like
>> mine and a 1440x900 display) got framebuffer console to work at the
>> displays resolution? How did you do it?
> Try this boot parameter:
> "video=intelfb:xres:1440,yres:900,depth:32,left:232,right:80,hslen:152,upper:28,lower:1,vslen:3,pixclock:9392"

How did you calculate these parameters? How would
you calculate them for a 1024x768 display?

regards, Rolf
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