Subject: Re: OT: Any experience with Apple Cinema Display
To: Chuck Silvers <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael <email@example.com>
Date: 10/06/2005 12:17:37
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On Thu, 6 Oct 2005 08:16:37 -0700
Chuck Silvers <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 06, 2005 at 02:31:40PM +0200, Timm Wetzel wrote:
> > >I've been using this display with a radeon 9600XT with no problems.
> > >note that I did have to use a cvs version of the xorg X server,
> > >the 6.8.2 release didn't work. (nor did xfree.)
> > (even more OT)
> > Could you explain how it failed?
> > I'm asking because I've unsuccessfully tried to get a 17in Apple LCD=20
> > working with a (Mac) Radeon 7500, using both XFree and pkgsrc Xorg 6.8.=
> > The display invariably goes black (and stays black after stopping the=20
> > server), although the X server seems completely happy.
> > I've tried to apply later X patches in the radeon driver, but it didn't=
> > help.
> yup, that's the problem I had. here's the explanation of it
> (the first problem he mentions):
> and here's the fix:
Interesting. This might also fix it on the iBook.
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