[mythtv-users] Looking for help with xorg.conf

Patrick Ouellette pat at flying-gecko.net
Fri Sep 29 18:03:25 UTC 2006

On Fri, Sep 29, 2006 at 10:36:44AM -0700, Andrew Davis wrote:
> >
> >Option "ConnectedMonitor"  "TV, DFP"
> >
> >These are from the nVidia 9625 driver (currently available as a beta
> >driver from nVidia).  Options for connected monitor are:
> >
> >TV
> >DFP (digital flat panel)
> >CRT (traditional monitor)
> >  
> So in the above, a TV is a traditional TV while DFP would be an LCD *or* 
> an HD-type TV (plasma)? I'm confused on how they define TV since so many 
> newer TVs are also monitors. Do I assume CRT for a CRT, DFP for an LCD, 
> and TV for a TV regardless of the type of TV? I guess put another way, 
> is a widescreen plasma considered a TV or a DFP by nvidia?

I believe DFP covers any monitor connected through the DVI port, CRT is
the vga port and TV covers s-video, component, and composite.


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