i810 modesetting branch

Alan Hourihane alanh at fairlite.demon.co.uk
Tue Aug 22 01:26:08 PDT 2006

On Tue, 2006-08-22 at 09:17 +0100, Ross Burton wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-08-22 at 09:08 +0100, Alan Hourihane wrote:
> > That's the general idea, but there's still work to be done on the
> > modesetting branch.
> That I understand: is there anything I can do to help debug this crash?
> Does the xorg.conf look correct for the setup, meaning that it should
> work, or is it doing something odd.
> I noticed that the log says:
> (II) I810(0): Currently active displays on Pipe A:
> (II) I810(0): 	CRT
> (II) I810(0): Currently active displays on Pipe B:
> (II) I810(0): 	LFP (local flat panel)
> Shouldn't it be using both of those on a single pipe?  As I said, I
> don't entirely understand how the code is meant to work so it's tricky
> to spot problems.

No, if they were both on a single pipe, you'd get cloning. So the above
is correct to have independent content on each display.


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