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Old 07-13-04, 05:40 AM   #1
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Default geforce mx 420 tv-out on fedora core 2

hi,

i am not able to get my tv-out to work under linux fedora core 2.

here is my xorg.conf (only importent parts)

Code:
Section "ServerLayout"
        Identifier     "single head configuration"
#       Identifier     "TwinView"
        Screen      0  "Screen0" 0 0
        InputDevice    "Mouse0" "CorePointer"
        InputDevice    "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"
EndSection


Section "Module"
        Load  "dbe"
        Load  "extmod"
        Load  "fbdevhw"
        Load  "glx"
# edit by me
#       Load  "dri"
        Load  "GLcore"
        Load  "record"
        Load  "freetype"
        Load  "type1"
#       Load  "v4l"
EndSection


Section "Monitor"
        Identifier   "Monitor0"
        VendorName   "Monitor Vendor"
        ModelName    "Monitor 1280x1024"
        HorizSync    31.5 - 79.0
        VertRefresh  50.0 - 90.0
        Option      "dpms"
EndSection
                                                                                                          
Section "Device"
                                                                                                          
        Driver      "nvidia"
        Identifier  "Videocard0"
#       Driver      "nv"
        VendorName  "Videocard vendor"
        BoardName   "NVIDIA GeForce 4 (generic)"
       Option      "TwinView" "True"
       Option      "SecondMonitorHorizSync" "30-50"
       Option      "SecondMonitorVertRefresh" "60"
       Option      "SecondConnectedMonitor" "TV"
       Option      "MetaModes" "640x480,640x480"
       Option      "TVStandard" "PAL-B"
       Option      "TwinViewOrientation" "Clone"
       Option      "ConnectedMonitor" "CRT, TV"
       Option      "TVOutFormat" "COMPOSITE"
                                                                                                          
EndSection
                                                                                                          
Section "Screen"
        Identifier "Screen0"
        Device     "Videocard0"
        Monitor    "Monitor0"
        DefaultDepth     16
        SubSection "Display"
                Depth     16
                Modes    "1280x1024" "1280x960" "1152x864" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
        EndSubSection
EndSection
                                                                                                          
#edit by me
Section "DRI"
        Group        0
        Mode         0666
EndSection
the monitor (crt) works, but the tv is black :-(

is it possible to get it work with an mx420? or is a better graphic card required?

thanks

cu law
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Old 07-14-04, 04:18 AM   #2
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Default Re: geforce mx 420 tv-out on fedora core 2

is there an geforce mx 420 twinview support?

or have i to buy an new card?
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Old 07-15-04, 03:04 AM   #3
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Default Re: geforce mx 420 tv-out on fedora core 2

i have read that i have to configure the nvidia settings in the screen section is this true?

der is no section for my tv. is this necessary?

perhabs it doesnt work with fedora core 2 and xorg x-server?
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