Forcing use of non-existant display?
kassube at gmx.net
Mon Feb 11 17:20:04 UTC 2008
j2 at mupp.net wrote:
> I have a Kubuntu-based MythTV-system (Mythbuntu). I use a GS7300
> video card connected to my LG LCD-TV.
> However, i have noticed that if the TV is not turned on when i boot
> my system, i get no video, and X complains about display not found.
I don't know if this will work for an Nvidia card, but for an (old) ATI
card with TV out one could connect a 75 Ohm resistor in parallel to the
output. Then the TV out signal was always available, independent from the
power state of the TV.
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