[parisc-linux] Display for C100?

Aaron Macks aaronm@cs.brandeis.edu.ml.to
Fri, 1 Feb 2002 15:04:46 -0500

are you sure that your monitor can support 1280x1024?
that sounds like the problem.  As I recall, you can switch boot-up 
modes using the shift key.  Once you can see STI bootup on the 
monitor, linux should read the settings
>When I bought my C100 about a year ago the sales critter claimed the
>graphics card could drive a run of the mill monitor.  It has a standard
>SVGA connector.  I've hooked up a couple of displays to no avail.  Here's
>what seem to be the relevant kernel boot messages:
>18. Coral SGC Graphics (10) at 0xf6000000 [10/20], versions 0x4, 0x0, 0x77
>36. Coral SGC Graphics (10) at 0xf6000000 [10/20], versions 0x4, 0x0, 0x77
>STI byte mode ROM at f6000000, hpa=f6000000
>STI byte mode ROM, id 2bcb015a-9a02587, conforms to spec rev. 8.04
>STI device: HPA4071A
>Console: switching to colour frame buffer device 160x64
>fb0: stifb 1280x1024-32 frame buffer device, id: 2bcb015a, mmio: 0xf6100000
>Would anyone know what kind of monitor I need?
>- Greg
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Aaron Macks(aaronm@cs.brandeis.edu)
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