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Re: Does hdmi out work?
2011/11/25 Pierre-Hugues Husson <phhusson@xxxxxxxxx>
> 2011/11/25 Nicolás Wolovick <nwolovick@xxxxxxxxx>:
> > On Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 7:40 AM, Oliver Grawert <ogra@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> hi,
> >> On Mon, 31 Oct 2011 22:36:18 +0000
> >> Des Johnston <D.A.Johnston@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> > Should the hdmi out "just work" in general, or is some tinkering
> >> > required?
> >> >
> >> > I have an AC-100 set up with noxdm and lxde in the style of the
> >> > ubuntu de-ubuntuization guide on the wiki. The kernel can see an hdmi
> >> > cable connected to an external monitor being plugged in, but lxrandr
> >> > (or grandr) only register the laptop screen. Logging out and
> >> > in/booting with the external monitor attached has no effect.
> >> >
> >> you need the binary driver for hdmi out to work (though note that it
> >> makes suspend unstable)
> > Perhaps it is worth writting it in
> > For me it was a nuisance to loose the suspend functionality when
> > nvidia driver.
> > Best, Nico
> It works fine here, and noone ever mentioned anything but some
> instabilities on the irc channel
For my AC100-10T there is a 1-1 correspondence between installed nvidia
driver and suspend with a failure rate >50%.
With fb, it never failed since my oneiric install.
I can try other wm than xmonad for the sake of completeness.
Perhaps another 10T owner can confirm this?