Intel 855GM/Chrontel 7011A: S-Video on Xorg

Alan Hourihane alanh at
Sat Apr 9 11:46:27 PDT 2005

On Sat, Apr 09, 2005 at 02:23:55PM -0400, Andrew Barr wrote:
> On Saturday 09 April 2005 12:56 pm, you wrote:
> > As for the rolling picture, have you checked the BIOS to
> > see if it's supporting NTSC or PAL or some other format and that your
> > TV supports that ?
> The picture is rolling just might be in PAL mode now 
> that you mention it. There are no BIOS settings that control the TV-out 
> function of this laptop. So, is there any way to set the chip to NTSC in X?
No. It's whatever the BIOS has set.

> > We can't help with the IEGD driver as that's Intel proprietary.
> Do you know where I can get more information on the error codes it's 
> returning, then? I can't tell whether it doesn't detect the TV chip or if 
> it's just misconfigured.

Sorry, can't help at all here. You'd need to see where you got the IEGD
driver from.


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