RE: XFree4.2 -> unstable?
Hey, I was able to finally get my indy to boot at 1280x1024, with "setenv
monitor H" in the prom.
This is for my SGI Indy, Newport 24-bit graphics, and my monitor is a
Display/20" a.k.a. Sony GDM-1971.
I hope 1024x768 will be supported eventually, though.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Guido Guenther [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf
> Of Guido Guenther
> Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2002 3:29 PM
> To: Bradley Bell
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: XFree4.2 -> unstable?
> On Thu, Sep 19, 2002 at 03:16:07PM -0700, Bradley Bell wrote:
> > NG1: Revision 6, 24 bitplanes, REX3 revision B, VC2 revision A, xmap9
> > revision A, cmap revision D, bt9445 revision D
> > NG1: Screensize 1024x768
> > Console: colour SGI Newport 128x48
> > I'm pretty sure the monitor can support 1280x1024. (Radius
> > Display/20 a.k.a. Sony GDM-1971).
> > any ideas?
> Maybe I've found the problem. Did you boot with "console=d1" set in the
> PROM. I'll get 1024x768 when I do that and 1280x1024 when I boot with
> "console=g1". I'll fix that, but don't hold your breath.
> -- Guido
> P.S.: and let's move this off -private and to -x or something.