Re: S-Video on Debian
On Mon 01 Aug 2011 at 20:03:52 -0500, Kumar Appaiah wrote:
> Well, this didn't really send the computer screen to the TV. I'll
> proceed to the debugging information.
xrandr --output TV1 --same-as LVDS --mode 800x600
may be an alternative command to use. Replace 'LVDS' with whatever your
active display is.
> Here are the graphics card details from lspci -vvv:
> 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller
The changelog for xserver-xorg-video-intel documents bug fixes for
TV-OUT made a few years ago. Nothing else since.
> mode: NTSC-M
> supported: NTSC-M NTSC-443 NTSC-J PAL-M
> PAL-N PAL email@example.comHz 480p@60Hz
> 576p 720p@60Hz firstname.lastname@example.orgHz 720p@50Hz
> 1080i@50Hz 1080i@60Hz email@example.comH
The default TV standard is NTSC-M, which is ok if the television is
built for it. Otherwise
xrandr --output TV1 --set mode PAL