Bug#378594: Gatos patch for radeon TV out
airlied at gmail.com
Mon Nov 13 14:03:25 PST 2006
> I'm attaching an updated version of the Gatos patch  enabling radeon
> TV output for xserver-xorg-video-ati 6.6.3. It is far from perfect, but
> if you do as explained in the documentation, TV-out works, at least on
> my radeon 7500.
> Upstream is reluctant to apply it as it is doing nasty things, and as it
> isn't working at resolutions other than 800x600, but it is very helpful
Upstream is reluctant as the code is under the GPL, and X.org code is
generally released under the BSD license, I do not wish to have dual
licenses in the ati package...
Someone is looking into implementing this under the BSD license in a
cleaner fashion in any case..
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