[rescue] RI/Mass. scappers?

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Jan 25 17:45:03 CST 2003

On Saturday, January 25, 2003, at 04:21 PM, Al Potter wrote:
>>    Wow...I too was up there in 95 or 96, and bought one of those
>> plasma  displays (VRE01).  They had about fifty of them, all brand
>> new.  It's  here on the desk behind me.
>>    I wonder how they hacked up the IPC framebuffer...
> They told me that all it involved was removing and replacing the
> occillator(sp?) on the frambuffer with something that made it 
> compatible
> with the flatpanel.  I remember thinking at the time that it must have 
> has
> something to do with the sync rate.
> I'm not sure that they didn't hack an old BW2 sbus framebuffer, not 
> sure....

   Ahh, that makes sense.  Neat hack.


Dave McGuire           "Wear whatever you want...Just don't be surprised
St. Petersburg, FL        if you wind up with a blow-gun dart in your
                            prosthetic boobies."    -Kurt Huhn

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