Re: External Monitor under Pismo
"Andrew Sharp" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Does your laptop have a key sequence that will switch the output
> from LCD to CRT(external monitor) and back? Mine does. Fn-F8.
> It's directly tied to the hardware and doesn't need any support in X
> or Linux. Of course it's an x86 laptop, but it's the same video
> controller, so maybe your Pismo has something similar? I have to
> hit it a couple-o' three times to get it to switch, and it does a
> three way deal: LCD, external, and both simultaneously.
AFAIK there is no such beast for Apple laptops. Under MacOS, in order
to get the OS to recognize a new external source, you have to sleep
the laptop and wake it up.
I would be very happy if someone could prove me wrong ;-)