Using 1080i over DVI/HDMI with 965G

Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) raster at
Wed May 2 03:19:25 PDT 2007

On Tue, 01 May 2007 17:07:57 -0700 Keith Packard <keithp at> babbled:

> On Tue, 2007-05-01 at 20:23 +0100, Alex Willmer wrote:
> > I've been trying to get a Toshiba 42WLT66 television to display a full
> > screen picture at a resolution of 1920x1080 interlaced (1080i). The
> > display is driven driven by an Intel 965G through a DVI ADD2 card.
> > Despite using what I believe is the correct ModeLine (from EDID in log)
> > I cannot get a signal to display.
> I haven't ever tried to get an interlaced mode to work, and I have this
> recollection that there were several more bits of code needed to make
> these work and I'm not sure they're even written yet.
> I certainly haven't ever seen a monitor that actually asks for an
> interleaved mode over HDMI/DVI before.

and i had hoped that interlace had died its deserved death long ago... *sigh*

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> keith.packard at

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