ToDo

News

  • 2016-01-01 : upgraded to DebiaN 8 , tested using SVideo cable not composite video , better but not perfect
  • 2012-07-05 : dirty output on amiloa cy26 see igp_320m
  • 2008-01-02 : Ubuntu hardy dev : VBE call failed.
  • 2005-11-05 : not working on Debian's xorg unstable (Debian 6.8.2.dfsg.1-7)
  • 2005-11-04 : not working on Debian's xorg unstable (Debian 6.8.2.dfsg.1-10 20051030001519)
  • 2005-11-05 : not working on Debian's xorg experimental ( 6.8.99.901.dfsg.1-2 20051030192449)
  • 2005-09-17 : Working again using Debian's xorg experimental :

X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 6.8.99.900

  • 2005-??-?? : using 6.8.2, the radeon driver disabled the vbe interface to change outputs , <agd5f> rzr: you need the xorg radeon driver from cvs with the “bioshotkeys” option set to true

[[Software]] : [[atitvout]]

HowTo

modprobe -v radeon
atitvout -r detect
Forcing Radeon/Rage 128 mode
CRT is attached.
TV is attached via Composite.
atitvout -f t # [[TV]] on
Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode
atitvout -f l # LCD : [[Laptop]] on
Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode

sudo atitvout -r vbe

Forcing Radeon/Rage 128 mode
VBE Version: 2.0
VBE OEM Identification: ATI CABO 
atitvout -f c # CRT [[Monitor]]
VBE call failed.
# rzr@nrv:AmiloA/ # :( # sudo atitvout -f detect
Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode
LCD is attached.
TV is attached via Composite.
# rzr@nrv:AmiloA/ # :) # sudo atitvout -f auto
Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode
VBE call failed.
Maybe this command is not supported by your graphics adapter?
Did your parameters (if you specified some) really make sense?
Please try all other available commands before complaining======

[[Community]]

Debian @ http://packages.qa.debian.org/xorg-x11

sudo apt-get remove xserver-xorg
sudo apt-get install  xserver-common  xserver-xorg -t  experimental
# /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.o		    x11/xserver-xorg

http://packages.debian.org/cgi-bin/search_contents.pl?word=radeon_drv.o&searchmode=searchfiles&case=insensitive&version=unstable&arch=i386

[[AmiloA]] / [[Radeon]] / atitvout / [[xorg]] / [[Debian]]

TV out used to work using Ubuntu xorg , but does not anymore using Debian unstable package

#rzr@nrv:AmiloA/$ date
Fri Jul 22 21:53:26 CEST 2005
#rzr@nrv:AmiloA/$ sudo atitvout -r detect
Forcing Radeon/Rage 128 mode
CRT is attached.
#rzr@nrv:AmiloA/$ sudo atitvout -f detect
Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode
LCD is attached.
#rzr@nrv:AmiloA/$ sudo atitvout -r t
Forcing Radeon/Rage 128 mode
VBE call failed.
Maybe this command is not supported by your graphics adapter?
Did your parameters (if you specified some) really make sense?
Please try all other available commands before complaining======
#rzr@nrv:AmiloA/$ sudo atitvout -f t
Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode
VBE call failed.
Maybe this command is not supported by your graphics adapter?
Did your parameters (if you specified some) really make sense?
Please try all other available commands before complaining======
#rzr@nrv:AmiloA/$ X -version | head
X Window System Version 6.8.2 (Debian 6.8.2.dfsg.1-4 20050720150243 david@squee.verizon.net)
Release Date: 9 February 2005
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 6.8.2
Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.11-1-686 i686 [[ELF]]
Current Operating System: Linux nrv 2.6.12-k7-amiloa #3 Mon Jun 20 00:28:37 CEST 2005 i686
Build Date: 20 July 2005
      Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.X.Org
      to make sure that you have the latest version.
Module Loader present
OS Kernel: Linux version 2.6.12-k7-amiloa (root@nrv) (gcc version 3.3.5 (Debian 1:3.3.5-13)) #3 Mon Jun 20 00:28:37 CEST 2005

http://rapidshare.de/files/3273223/radeon.tar.gz.html

http://packages.ubuntu.com/cgi-bin/search_contents.pl?word=radeon_drv.o&searchmode=searchfiles&case=insensitive&version=hoary&arch=i386

http://packages.ubuntu.com/hoary/x11/xserver-xorg

wget http://mirror.ovh.net/ftp.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/x/xorg/xserver-xorg_6.8.2-10_i386.deb
cd /tmp/
ar xvf xserver-xorg_6.8.2-10_i386.deb  ; tar xfz data.tar.gz
cd /
cp -a ./usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/ati_drv.o ./usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/ati_drv.o.orig
cp -a ./usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.o ./usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.o.orig
cd /tmp/
cp -a ./usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/ati_drv.o /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/ati_drv.o
cp -a ./usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.o /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/radeon_drv.o

[[AmiloA]] / [[Radeon]] / atitvout / [[xorg]] / [[Ubuntu]]

ToDo : TV out does not work anymore :(

root@[[AmiloA]]# atitvout -r detect
Forcing Radeon/Rage 128 mode
CRT is attached.
root@[[AmiloA]]# atitvout -f detect
Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode
LCD is attached.
sudo atitvout -f t
# Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode
# VBE call failed.
atitvout -r t
# Forcing Radeon/Rage 128 mode
# VBE call failed.

workaround is :

cd /usr/X11/bin/ && ln -fs XFree86 X
X -version
# XFree86 Version 4.3.0.1 (Debian 4.3.0.dfsg.1-10 20041215174925 fabbione@fabbione.net)
# Release Date: 15 August 2003
# X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 6.6
sudo atitvout -f t
# Forcing Rage Mobility/Rage 3D Pro LT mode

http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic.php?p=1684952#1684952

http://www.nuclearelephant.com/papers/t30.html

TVout is working again using xorg :

X -version
X Window System Version 6.8.1.99 (Minimal DRI build from X.org tree)
Release Date: 2 October 2004 + cvs
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 6.8.1.99
Build Date: 11 February 2005

BTW i added the line below in Device section of

# file://etc/X11/xorg.conf
Option "BIOSHotkeys" "true"  # Device Section @ http://rzr.online.fr/q/Ubuntu

http://freax.be/wiki/index.php/Installing_RH9_on_a_Compaq_nx9010_laptop

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