Weird problem with sk on ASUS A8V

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at
Mon Apr 25 07:38:00 PDT 2005

On Mon, 25 Apr 2005 10:03:50 -0400 (EDT)
justin at xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:

> > 	It sounds like a good theory - any idea for testing it ?
> >
> > 	I've grabbed a copy of the Linux 2.4 sources to compare tonight.
> Deductively, if it previously worked on the same release, but arbitrarily
> stopped, it's not a problem with changes between release versions. 
> Therefore, it is caused by a local change.

	Yep that was my logic - especially when I confirmed it failing
on the original live cd that I installed from.

> How many times have you tried?  It could be a "loose wire" problem, where

	Many - I've been fiddling with it all weekend. I had intended
to take a crack at updating the drm code but this got in the way :(

> the connection happened to work when booting the Knoppix CD, just from
> physical arrangement, and not the other times.  It would be worth cracking
> the case open and checking.

	The adaptor is on the motherboard - but I've had the case open
and the cable in and out several times trying to track this little gem

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