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915resolution patched
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BarryK
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PostPosted: Fri 11 Dec 2009, 20:12    Post subject:  

Ah, yes, the source, tempestuous would you kindly post that also?
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PostPosted: Sat 12 Dec 2009, 01:15    Post subject:  

Modified source code now attached to the 5th post in this thread.
I discovered an extraneous comma at the end of line 63 of 915resolution.c. I removed it before packaging the source code, then I also recompiled the 915resolution dotpet and re-attached it to the first post.
If you downloaded the dotpet before December 12, please download again.

aragon, does this now work with your Dell Latitude E6400?
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PostPosted: Sat 12 Dec 2009, 07:24    Post subject:  

tempestuous,

thanks in advance, will test it as soon as i'm back on the dell. i'm a little ill but hope to be ok tomorrow.

aragon

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PostPosted: Mon 14 Dec 2009, 04:33    Post subject:  

tempestuous,

have tested it. Very Happy Works wonderful, i now get a correct (and very sharp) screen on the dell.

thanks very much.

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PostPosted: Thu 27 May 2010, 22:48    Post subject:  

Thanks for this. I can resurrect my old-ish puppy 4.1.2 and have it scream at my new machines with the correct resolution Very Happy
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PostPosted: Thu 27 May 2010, 22:53    Post subject:  

Anyone feel like patching this for the GMA3150?
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PostPosted: Fri 28 May 2010, 03:31    Post subject:  

Well I need to know the device ID of the GMA3150 graphics controller ... Google tells me it's 8086:a011 ?

EDIT: Attachment removed.
Chipset ID 8086:a011 doesn't work.

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PostPosted: Fri 28 May 2010, 04:08    Post subject:  

I don't have one unfortunately. Prehistoric has a friend that has one and PaceNotes has one. I'll throw into Puppeee and see if anyone will test it.
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PostPosted: Fri 28 May 2010, 04:49    Post subject:  

Can you post the patch tempestuous? I try to keep up with all the patches to 915resolution here...
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PostPosted: Fri 28 May 2010, 05:24    Post subject:  

Sure, I just want to wait until we know it works.
If you're that interested Amigo, I can explain the relevant sections of the source file, and you can become the maintainer of 915resolution in Puppy Wink

It should be noted that developments in Puppy can be quite prominent in the Linux world. I have had several developers from other distributions contact me regarding 915resolution, and also regarding wifi drivers.
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PostPosted: Sat 29 May 2010, 13:37    Post subject:  

You don't need to explain -I have used your patches to 915 before -I think I found some others from arch linux or somewhere and used them all together. I don't find the last sources I was working with at the moment.
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PostPosted: Sat 29 May 2010, 15:52    Post subject:  

PaceNotes PMed me the following info:

Quote:

# 915resolution -l
Intel 800/900 Series VBIOS Hack : version 0.5.3

Intel chipset detected. However, 915resolution was unable to determine the chipset type.
Chipset Id: a0108086
Please report this problem to stomljen@yahoo.com



Maybe there are multiple IDs?
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PostPosted: Sun 30 May 2010, 04:48    Post subject:  

Mmm, that's interesting; 8086:a010 is the "N10 Family (Pineview) DMI Bridge"
http://pci-ids.ucw.cz/read/PC/8086/a010
The graphics controller components of the chipset are 8086:a011 and 8086:a012.

EDIT:
Now tested successfully with GMA3150 graphics chipset.
Attachment removed to first post.

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PostPosted: Sun 30 May 2010, 10:45    Post subject:  

tempestuous wrote:
Mmm, that's interesting; 8086:a010 is the "N10 Family (Pineview) DMI Bridge"
http://pci-ids.ucw.cz/read/PC/8086/a010
The graphics controller components of the chipset are 8086:a011 and 8086:a012.

OK, here's the revised version, with chipset ID changed to 8086:a010.


That one works for me. Thank you Very Happy
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PostPosted: Sun 30 May 2010, 16:53    Post subject:  

Excellent news. I'll update Puppeee with the new version.
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