Re: VertRefresh and HorizSync for Imac DV
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why 15 bit, like 16bit is 2bytes. wouldnt running 15 cause
funny problems, or just be wasting one bit? unless
powerpc doesnt have 8bit bytes or something.
david howe wrote:
| Apple's video has traditionally been a 15 bit system as opposed to the
| normal 16 bit. Using a 15 bit setting for xfree normally works whereas,
| from my experience, 16 bit settings are problematic. Mind you I haven't
| actually played with my own ppc X settings for a while, but that is my
| understanding of the situation.
| On Sun, 2004-04-25 at 22:58, Dean Hamstead wrote:
| When i changed to 16bit X worked, but behaved very very
| strangely, it was like the framebuffer wasnt being
| cleared properly. LIke ghosts and stuff, things not
| appearing properly.
| But back to 24bit, ran beautifully.
| Thats not a real concern thhough, i just want to know if
| my monitor settings are right for optimal res options etc
| david howe wrote:
| | I am not sure but is the 16/15 bit issue still a problem with the Apple
| | hardware?
| | david
| | On Sun, 2004-04-25 at 17:43, Dean Hamstead wrote:
| | can someone please confirm if these are the correct
| | lines for an Imac DV
| | they do work, but i want to know if they are 100% correct
| | VertRefresh 50-130
| | HorizSync 58-62
| | Has anyone else had problems running at 16bit color?
| | Thanks
| | Dean
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