Subject: Re: videomode
To: Markus Illenseer <markus@TechFak.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/28/1994 19:48:40
> The tool in ../amiga/stand/videomode does not compile out of the box,
> there is at least one changement required:
> #include <sys/device.h>
It's one of my hacks, and believe me, on *my* kernels it doesn't require
> Anyway - what is this thing supposed to do? It didn't worked for me
> on grf0 or grf3...
Doesn't work on grf0 because the cc grf driver doesn't support switching
video-modes (someone care to implement this? Should only be some calls into
view-area I guess...). It should however work on grf3, or I'm pretty puzzled
how else you got Xamiga24 running on the picasso... Try:
this should give you a listing of all video-modes the kernel knows about.
You can then switch to a new mode with, for example:
videomode -s 3
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