[vdr] [VGA sync field] question to fb-radeon-intel.patch

Paul Menzel paulepanter at users.sourceforge.net
Thu Mar 12 20:01:40 CET 2009


Am Donnerstag, den 12.03.2009, 18:31 +0100 schrieb Thomas Hilber:
> On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 06:15:04PM +0100, Paul Menzel wrote:
> > 1. In your patchset the patch fb-radeon-intel.patch [1] does include
> > changes to drivers/video/intelfb/intelfbhw.c although in the install
> > instructions [2] it is stated that intel drivers do not need to be
> > modified.
> 
> sorry, install instructions are not up to date for the Intel version
> of the patch.
> 
> > 
> > The changelog in 0.11 includes these two items.
> > 
> > - patch against intelfb (kernel 2.6.26) to allow for PAL/SCART
> >   video timings. You now can use a regular SCART CRT as display
> >   for linux console.
> > - fixed a bug in intelfb initialization which sporadically
> >   setup video timing with weirdous values
> > 
> > I guess the installation instructions need to be updated for release
> > 0.11.
> 
> right. as said installation instructions have not been touched since
> a while. I just included the plain Intel patches into the package.
> There was not yet too much interest in the patches anyway. So I 
> did not want to waste my time for documentation:-) 
> 
> > If this is correct I would update the instructions.
> 
> thank you for that.

Done (commit 89ddb9af67be949be3be01f795f964926728f45a). Not much, but I
hope alright.


Thanks,

Paul
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