[mythtv-users] Static Xorg.conf Config from EDID

Kirk Bocek t004 at kbocek.com
Fri Feb 20 05:40:34 UTC 2009

Raymond Wagner wrote:
> Kirk Bocek wrote:
>> I bought a new receiver through which I am now passing the HDMI 
>> signal. If the receiver isn't on, Xorg doesn't get the EDID 
>> configuration information it needs from the screen.
> If you want a cleaner setup, you can just force feed the driver a copy 
> of the EDID data.  Check out this page (http://analogbit.com/node/23) 
> for instructions on how to do so.  I recently had to give my FE a 
> modified EDID block because the TV was telling my card to try to output 
> audio over DVI.

Excellent, I'll check that link. I saw the stuff in the Nvidia documentation 
about feeding a bin file back into the driver. I just had no idea how to get 
the bin file.

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