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Old 03-03-2010, 05:13 PM
Surbhi Palande
 
Default drm/i915: blacklist lid status: Sony VGN-BX196VP, Dell Inspiron 700m

This patch is a simple fix for the error "no connectors reported" seen by
users with the Sony VGN-BX196VP and Dell Inspiron 700m laptops. This patch
has been posted upstream for review. It has been tested by two users who
reported this bug on launchpad: bug 515246.

Please do consider merging it in Lucid.

The following changes since commit ff8c647d55b153564d55683b805ec0fc8ea3f1a1:
Andy Whitcroft (1):
UBUNTU: Start new release

are available in the git repository at:

git://kernel.ubuntu.com/surbhi/ubuntu-lucid.git lp515246-lid

Surbhi Palande (1):
drm/i915: blacklist lid status: Sony VGN-BX196VP, Dell Inspiron 700m

drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_lvds.c | 13 +++++++++++++
1 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
 
Old 03-03-2010, 05:31 PM
Tim Gardner
 
Default drm/i915: blacklist lid status: Sony VGN-BX196VP, Dell Inspiron 700m

Surbhi Palande wrote:
> This patch is a simple fix for the error "no connectors reported" seen by
> users with the Sony VGN-BX196VP and Dell Inspiron 700m laptops. This patch
> has been posted upstream for review. It has been tested by two users who
> reported this bug on launchpad: bug 515246.
>
> Please do consider merging it in Lucid.
>
> The following changes since commit ff8c647d55b153564d55683b805ec0fc8ea3f1a1:
> Andy Whitcroft (1):
> UBUNTU: Start new release
>
> are available in the git repository at:
>
> git://kernel.ubuntu.com/surbhi/ubuntu-lucid.git lp515246-lid
>
> Surbhi Palande (1):
> drm/i915: blacklist lid status: Sony VGN-BX196VP, Dell Inspiron 700m
>
> drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_lvds.c | 13 +++++++++++++
> 1 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
>
> From 8b66c175c967cb823ef3437745531e662b0b82d8 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> From: Surbhi Palande <surbhi.palande@canonical.com>
> Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2010 22:39:28 +0200
> Subject: [PATCH] drm/i915: blacklist lid status: Sony VGN-BX196VP, Dell Inspiron 700m
>
> BugLink: https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/515246
>
> Sony VGN-BX196VP and Dell Inspiron 700m report lid status as closed
> when it is open. This leads to a "no connectors reported" error at startup.
> Blacklisting them to always return a connected status for the default
> lvds connector.
>
> Signed-off-by: Surbhi Palande <surbhi.palande@canonical.com>
> ---
> drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_lvds.c | 13 +++++++++++++
> 1 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_lvds.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_lvds.c
> index 33eed69..facafc1 100644
> --- a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_lvds.c
> +++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_lvds.c
> @@ -608,6 +608,19 @@ static const struct dmi_system_id bad_lid_status[] = {
> DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "Aspire one"),
> },
> },
> + {
> + .matches = {
> + DMI_MATCH(DMI_SYS_VENDOR, "Sony Corporation"),
> + DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "VGN-BX196VP"),
> + },
> + },
> + {
> + .matches = {
> + DMI_MATCH(DMI_SYS_VENDOR, "Dell Inc"),
> + DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "Inspiron 700m"),
> + },
> + },
> +
> { }
> };
>

Its worth noting that this will likely be a stable update (eventually).

rtg
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Old 03-03-2010, 06:44 PM
Tim Gardner
 
Default drm/i915: blacklist lid status: Sony VGN-BX196VP, Dell Inspiron 700m

On 03/03/2010 11:31 AM, Tim Gardner wrote:
>
> Its worth noting that this will likely be a stable update (eventually).
>
> rtg

Which should be obvious from the subject. Doh!
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