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Re: [suse-laptop] ThinkPad 52: No LCD+CRT in parallel
Hi Walter,

your laptop probably has the intel 915GM chipset, for which I don't know
the solution to your problem. However, for the 855GM chipset which may
be very similar, a hack exists at
This works nice with my Acer Travelmate 290.

Maybe you can adopt it.


On Mon, Jun 13, 2005 at 05:32:12PM +0200, Walter Marx wrote:
> Hi, out there,
> I've been trying, without success, to get my computer display (LCD) and an
> external monitor (CRT, respectively beamer) working in parallel under Suse
> Linux 9.3.
> My box is an IBM (Lenovo?) thinkPad R52 Modell 1860-5EG (well, comparatively
> low cost). Pressing the FN+F7 keys always results in:
> either LCD on and CRT (beamer) off
> or LCD off and beamer on (in the right solution)
> Does anybody have a clue how to get parallel operation?
> Thanks for all hints,
> Walter
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