[mythtv-users] request xorg.conf file for DVI out to HD

Gabe Rubin gaberubin at gmail.com
Tue Feb 7 21:45:21 UTC 2006

On 2/7/06, Steven Adeff <adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 2/7/06, Gabe Rubin <gaberubin at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I am setting up a new mythbox, and have a 5200 fx card in it which I
> > will be connecting to my HD tv via dvi-hdmi converter.  My tv is
> > capable of 1080i.  Can someone who has a similar setup please share
> > their xorg.conf file with me?  I have a feeling that what I have is
> > not what I will need.
> >
> > Also, before I plug it into my tv, I have it plugged into a dell lcd
> > monitor via dvi.  Will I be able to use that xorg.conf file with the
> > monitor or will it screw things up?
> you will need modelines that your TV can understand.
> Standard HD modelines can be found here:
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/Modeline_Database
OK, so modelines are for dvi->hdmi as well.  For some reason I thought
they were only important for VGA, but I am starting to think the
opposite is true.

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