Re: Debian Slink on Toshiba 2100CDS X-Screen update
On Thu, Dec 23, 1999 at 05:24:50PM -0800, Drew Parsons wrote:
> > I don't know if this is a problem with the video chipset (S3 Virge MX)
> > because IIRC one laptop had another one; anyway, I only see reports on
> > laptops with STN displays, not for TFT.
> I have a Toshiba 490CDT with the same chipset (S3 ViRGE MX). I don't get
> that problem moving windows around. I'm using Enlightenment.
I've tried a few window managers (fvwm, blackbox, windowmaker), but I
didn't see any difference. It seems the STN versus TFT make the
difference, but I don't know why.
> I do find the whole display goes crazy if the video mode is changed using
> the function keys (I'm not sure exactly which ones), or when I resume a
> session after suspending it. In this case I've had to execute xvidtune to
> restore the display (and I wish I knew how to to this automatically when
This is documented in the SVGA docs (see my last message), and it happen
when you change the video output with Fn+F5, o when resuming after
> Does xvidtune help with your problem?
Only in part because I need to cycle the video output, and xvidtune
don't know how to do it. I wish to run "xvidtune -next" when I resume,
but I don't know how (see another messages in this thread).