[mythtv-users] modelines for plasma

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Thu Jan 11 05:52:53 UTC 2007

Steven Adeff wrote:
> On 1/9/07, R. G. Newbury <newbury at mandamus.org> wrote:
>> Steven Adeff wrote:
>>> should work fine. you may need to add all/any of the following as well,
>>>         Option          "FlatPanelProperties"   "Scaling = native"
>>>         Option          "IgnoreDisplayDevices"  "TV, CRT"
>>>         Option          "ExactModeTimingsDVI"   "1"
>>>         Option          "UseEDIDDpi"     "0"
>>>         Option          "UseEDIDFreqs"     "0"
>>>         Option          "ModeValidation"     "AllowNon60HzDFPModes,
>>> NoEdidMaxPClkCheck, NoMaxPClkCheck, NoHorizSyncCheck,
>>> NoVertRefreshCheck, NoEdidDFPMaxSizeCheck, NoEdidModes"
>> Firstly, where can I find an on-line  reference which lists these options?
> the NVIDIA driver readme linked to from their page which you download
> the driver.
>>> you can also try getting the EDID information and building a modeline.
>>> using the 1.0-9746 drivers, launch X and run nvidia-settings (if you
>>> want, you can run it from an ssh session wit the "-c :0.0" parameter),
>>> and read the EDID output.
>> I cannot see anywhere in nvidia-settings where the EDID information is
>> available. Can you assist please?
> it's a button somewhere in nvidia-settings...
>> (I have an Nvidia 6200 here on the desktop machine... just breaking it
>> in gently in case I need to hot-swap a frontend box to home!)
> search "UseEvents" on this list, theres some important information
> you'll want to know about.
What? You mean I hafta *read* stuff? Next you'll be giving us pop-quizes 
and recording the result in our permanent records!  ;-)


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