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Fedora 7 Update: 915resolution-0.5.3-4.fc7



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2007-4579
2008-01-07 00:30:34
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Name        : 915resolution
Product     : Fedora 7
Version     : 0.5.3
Release     : 4.fc7
URL         : http://www.geocities.com/stomljen/
Summary     : Intel video BIOS hack to support certain resolutions
Description :
915resolution is a tool to modify the video BIOS of the 800 and 900 series
Intel graphics chipsets. This includes the 845G, 855G, and 865G chipsets, as
well as 915G, 915GM, and 945G chipsets. This modification is necessary to
allow the display of certain graphics resolutions for an Xorg or XFree86
graphics server.

915resolution's modifications of the BIOS are transient. There is no risk of
permanent modification of the BIOS. This also means that 915resolution must be
run every time the computer boots inorder for it's changes to take effect.

915resolution is derived from the tool 855resolution. However, the code
differs substantially. 915resolution's code base is much simpler.
915resolution also allows the modification of bits per pixel.

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ChangeLog:

* Sat Dec 15 2007 Chris Weyl <cweyl alumni drew edu> 0.5.3-4
- add support for the E7221 chipset (BZ#425789)
- fix suspend/resume hook placement (BZ#253453)
* Tue Nov 13 2007 Chris Weyl <cweyl alumni drew edu> 0.5.3-3
- incorporate patch from bz #331411
* Tue Aug 21 2007 Chris Weyl <cweyl alumni drew edu> 0.5.3-2
- bump
* Fri May 18 2007 Chris Weyl <cweyl alumni drew edu>
- add 'ppc64' to list of arches excluded from builds; no rebuild at this time
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #253453 - 915resolution pm-utils hook in wrong place
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=253453
  [ 2 ] Bug #425789 - add E7221 grpachics controller support
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=425789
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Updated packages:

e26575221af9ddc5fcb4076ef03efbd6f962b86f 915resolution-0.5.3-4.fc7.i386.rpm
bff1cd763997b5a4c9438fc07128061d90b610d7 915resolution-debuginfo-0.5.3-4.fc7.i386.rpm
fa534852f516e5392a033d4274739ad9ccae7f88 915resolution-debuginfo-0.5.3-4.fc7.x86_64.rpm
e5d23dd5abfabd45018e3a47c9d662fd6f086ab8 915resolution-0.5.3-4.fc7.x86_64.rpm
38dd31c299e462ab002d715ba1d5dc26099ed015 915resolution-0.5.3-4.fc7.src.rpm

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update 915resolution' 
at the command line.  For more information, refer to "Managing Software
with yum", available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
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