[MPlayer-users] OT - how do i switch I810 from vga to svid

Torstein Dybdahl torsted at runbox.no
Thu May 15 21:57:13 CEST 2003

The i810 video card is made in such a way that either you use the vga or 
the svideo cable. At reboot it will probe for vga or svideo.
The hardware checks at bootup. THere is serveral projects helping to use 
the i810 graphics chip.

check out:

This site is down right now. But gives good description for using the 
i810 for tv-out playback.

Carl Karsten wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Not sure where the right place to post this is, but I figured this would be the fewest degrees of separation. I'll be happy to post
> somewhere else if someone will tell me where to go. ;)
> I have a PC with a built in Intel i810 video, which has a 15 pin VGA, a composite video and an S-video connector.  I have no clue
> how to tell it to switch to the s-video 'port', other than unplug the vga monitor and reboot.  I would hope there is a more elegant
> way.
> Incase it will help, here is what gets logged:
> Linux agpgart interface v0.99 (c) Jeff Hartmann
> agpgart: Maximum main memory to use for agp memory: 203M
> agpgart: Detected an Intel i810 Chipset.
> agpgart: AGP aperture is 64M @ 0xd0000000
> [drm] AGP 0.99 on Intel i810 @ 0xd0000000 64MB
> [drm] Initialized i810 1.2.0 20010920 on minor 0
> mtrr: base(0xd0000000) is not aligned on a size(0x12c000) boundary
> I skimmed over i2c-i810.c and didn't see anything.
> Carl Karsten
> http://www.personnelware.com/carl/resume.html
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