[MPlayer-users] Re: Kernel 2.6, mga_vid, tvout & Matrox 400?
sockpuppet at hanno.de
Tue Feb 17 13:04:38 CET 2004
>>I'm struggling to get mga_vid and TV output running with Kernel 2.6.2
>>Is there a HOWTO on this?
>>I've found some unofficial patch for mga_vid and it compiles and appears
>>to work. i2c-matroxfb leads to a null pointer error message, though...
> Last I heard, you have to patch the broken 2.6 fb layer to get back
> 2.4 functionality. The Linux kernel devs can be totally incompetent
> sometimes... Try searching for the patch url; I don't know it right
Where can I find this patch?
I found an "fbdev" patch - is that the right one? There was no status
information on it and it doesn't seem to work with 2.6.2...
Is there something like an "official homepage" for that patch?
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