ATI, FGLRX,s-video, VGA-out

Larry Hartman larryhartman50 at
Tue Jul 29 13:44:47 UTC 2008

On Monday 28 July 2008 05:02:03 pm Larry Hartman wrote:
> My fglrx driver, installed with 8.04 produces horrible b/w swiggly lines on
> the s-video and no output on VGA-out, although it recognizes the tv or
> monitor that is plugged in to either port.
> The latest fglrx driver produces b/w picture on s-video...slight
> inprovement. I am trying to use my laptop for presentation in a few weeks. 
> Obviously this arrangement is less than suitable.  Does anyone have any
> suggestions?
> HP dv8000 with ATI X200M.
> Larry

wholly intolerable...

Envyng broke during install, so I uninstalled the installed the 
packaged ATI driver does not show up in the proprietary drivers gui, it 
installs from the package manager, but without direct rendering.


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