Subject: Re: Problems with video.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, port-pmax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Michael L. Hitch <email@example.com>
Date: 06/25/1996 13:16:28
On Jun 25, 1:01pm, Jeff Mahoney wrote:
} It's a 3100 (Monochrome), and we've tried attaching it to a variety of displays,
} which either don't sync, or have the same result.
} Note: I don't have a monochrome display that sync with it, so we've tried using
} a few color displays with it. Now here's the kicker, it works perfectly fine in
} Ultrix. Is the Monochrome video not supported in the miniroot?
Which miniroot are you using? The 1.1 kernel did not support the 3100/2100
monochrome board [which is one of the main reasons I started working on the
pmax port - I had to build a new kernel that would work on a 2100 with a
} I've also tried using the same miniroot on a DS5k/125 using a PMAG B, a PMAGB-B
} (the 119MHz version), and a PMAG E. After it reaches "Starting at 0xhexaddress"
} it just hangs. Is this a problem with the video support for the 100-series?
What type of memory and how much do you have? There is a problem with
the 5000/1xx machines if they have 32MB of 2MB SIMMS. I think there is
a fix for this problem and it should make it into the 1.2 release.
Michael L. Hitch INTERNET: firstname.lastname@example.org
Information Technology Center
Montana State University Bozeman, MT USA