[Wolves] Blank screen from boot

Ron Wellsted ron at wellsted.org.uk
Sun Aug 17 17:47:47 UTC 2008

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Re-LoaD wrote:
> Hi All,
> 	ok got a good one for you..
> Boot the box while attached to a crappy 15" Compaq monitor and all is 
> well system comes up and films can be watched.
> If I then unplug the video cable and plug in my TV cable the desktop can 
> be viewed no problem, if I look at the screen resolution the system has 
> detected a Philips 29" (mine is a 32 but its working) 1024x768 @ 60Hz
> When I reboot the system it boots but no video if I swap the cable back 
> to the 15" monitor still no video I have to reboot it to get the video 
> back..
> Can I stop hardware probing at boot time and just go with last good config ?
> I am going to speak to Philips but the TV supports 1024x768 @ 60Hz or 
> 720p or 1080i
> If I connect the system using the DVI lead I get 1080i but the whole 
> picture is shifted to the right about 45%
> I haven't got much hair left to pull out so any help / suggestions would 
> be great.
> Cheers
> Re-LoaD

What distro? video card? drivers?

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