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Re: Video out on powerbook

On Tue, Feb 11, 2003 at 12:27:07PM -0500, Andrei Smirnov wrote:
> I bought a powerbook G4 last summer and installed Debian.  Unfortunately
> till now I can't get the video signal out to the external multimedia
> projector in Debian, although it all works well with Max OS X (Jaguar). 
> I wonder if anybody has a solution?

There was a few solutions discussed a few weeks ago (rebooting from
osx to linux, booting with the VGA pluged in, ...). You should check the

Also you could check my recent mail:
   Date: 06 Feb 2003 12:37:22 -0500
   Subject: m6mirror kind of (m7mirror)

I am not sure if this modified tool is able to switch on the vga output
but at least it is able to switch off and back on the lcd. For now I
have no screen to do more testing, but it could work (it works for M6
but I guess you have a M7 based ATI chip).


Christophe Barbé <christophe.barbe@ufies.org>
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