DVI output not visible on LCD with DVI, VGA output works -- (MergedFB on Ubuntu Edgy, Powerbook G4 ATI radeon 9600 M10)

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at gmail.com
Thu Jan 4 02:59:54 PST 2007

On 1/4/07, Michel Dänzer <michel at tungstengraphics.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-01-04 at 23:38 +1300, Martin Langhoff wrote:
> >
> > heh, just issuing the sudo cp <drivers> /dest killed X -- surprising!
> Is it? That modified the driver binary that was being executed... Use
> cp --remove-destination <...>
> to avoid that.

You mean that modern cp does an in-place overwrite instead of an
atomic replacement? That's an aberration -- I want to curl up and
sleep now.

and it's high time I do that anyway ;-)


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