desperately seeking "IgnoreEDID"

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at
Sun Sep 21 18:07:47 UTC 2008

Quoting Konstantin Svist <fry.kun at>:

> Try using fglrx instead of radeon driver. It has much better support  
> for recognizing bad EDID. At least it works
> properly on my external monitor (while radeon and radeonhd
> fuck up the resolution)

ok, but keep in mind we're not talking about "bad" EDID,
just *unwanted* EDID which might be perfectly valid.  what
i'm hoping is that fglrx will honour the "IgnoreEDID"
directive in /etc/X11/xorg.conf.


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