Re: PNP patch into kernel when?

Kenneth Albanowski (
Thu, 5 Dec 1996 18:25:22 -0500 (EST)

On Wed, 4 Dec 1996, Marco Mariani wrote:

> It is planned to support PNP monitors? They can tell the supported
> frequency, which could be obtained by XFree from the /proc filesystem.
> Would be nice. Today I can't switch displays without changing XF86Config.

This really doesn't fall under the auspices of the PnP subsystem, as its
the video card that needs to deal with the monitor, not the OS. And I
believe the GGI team is indeed working to support PnP (DCC, actually)

Kenneth Albanowski (, CIS: 70705,126)