Using 1080i over DVI/HDMI with 965G

Keith Packard keithp at
Tue May 8 09:50:05 PDT 2007

On Tue, 2007-05-08 at 12:59 +0100, Alex Willmer wrote:

> Before I file a bug report, or (he said laughingly) look at the source
> code, I'd like to confirm that the driver is in control of syncing a
> signal when using SDVO. Does the xf86-video-intel driver need to be
> updated to use 1080i on a x3000? If so and the driver were updated,
> would it requir Xserver 1.3 to be effective?

Yes, you would need to fix the driver, and yes it is fully capable of
handling interlaced video, we just didn't do the work as we had no
monitors. Patches welcome :-)

> Can anyone tell me if it would make a difference to use a proper HDMI
> card? Such as a PixelView ADD card II:

Nope. DVI and HDMI are nearly identical.

keith.packard at
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