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VIGRA(4) Device Drivers Manual (sparc64) VIGRA(4)

NAME

vigra8-bit SBus color frame buffer with VGA-compatible modes

SYNOPSIS

vigra* at sbus?
wsdisplay* at vigra?

DESCRIPTION

The Vigra VS10, VS11 and VS12 are 8-bit color frame buffers with user-selectable video modes, and a VGA-compatible connector.
The vigra driver interfaces the frame buffer with the wscons(4) console framework. It does not provide direct device driver entry points but makes its functions available via the internal wsdisplay(4) interface.
The video resolution and signal synchronization modes are selected with four DIP switches on the back of the card.

VS10 and VS12 Switch Settings:

The VS10 and VS12 support the following basic modes:
Switches Resolution Refresh Description
1 2 3 4 Rate
D D D D 640x480 60Hz Standard VGA, negative separate sync
U D D D 800x600 56Hz Super VGA, negative separate sync
D U D D 800x600 56Hz Super VGA, positive separate sync
U U D D 1024x768 60Hz Super VGA, negative separate sync
D D U D 1024x768 60Hz Super VGA, composite sync
U D U D 1024x768 60Hz Super VGA, sync-on-green
D U U D 1024x768 66Hz Sun 386i, composite sync
U U U D 1152x900 76Hz Sun SPARCstation, composite sync
D D D U 1152x900 61.5Hz NEC 4D, composite sync
U D D U 1152x900 66Hz Sun SPARCstation, composite sync
D U D U 800x600 60Hz VESA, negative separate sync
U U D U 800x600 72Hz VESA, negative separate sync

VS12-only Switch Settings:

The VS12 supports all of the previously listed modes, as well as a few high resolution settings.
Switches Resolution Refresh Description
1 2 3 4 Rate
D D U U 1280x1024 60Hz NEC xD, negative separate sync
U D U U 1280x1024 60Hz NEC xD, composite sync
D U U U 1280x1024 60Hz NEC xD, sync-on-green
U U U U 1280x1024 67Hz Sun SPARCstation, composite sync

VS11 Switch Settings:

The VS11 supports a similar set of modes as the VS12, but with higher refresh rates.
Switches Resolution Refresh Description
1 2 3 4 Rate
D D D D 640x480 60Hz Standard VGA, negative separate sync
U D D D 800x600 72Hz VESA, negative separate sync
D U D D 1024x768 60Hz VESA, negative separate sync
U U D D 1024x768 60Hz VESA, composite sync
D D U D 1024x768 60Hz VESA, sync-on-green
U D U D 1024x768 66Hz Sun 386i, composite sync
D U U D 1152x900 66Hz Sun SPARCstation, composite sync
U U U D 1152x900 76Hz Sun SPARCstation, composite sync
D D D U 1280x1024 67Hz Sun SPARCstation, composite sync
U D D U 1280x1024 60Hz NEC xFG, negative separate sync
D U D U 1280x1024 60Hz NEC xFG, composite sync
U U D U 1280x1024 60Hz NEC xFG, sync-on-green
D D U U 1280x1024 74Hz NEC xFG, composite sync
U D U U 1280x1024 74Hz NEC xFG, sync-on-green
D U U U 1280x1024 72Hz HP A1097, composite sync
U U U U 1280x1024 72Hz Special, composite sync

SEE ALSO

intro(4), sbus(4), wscons(4), wsdisplay(4)
September 3, 2011 OpenBSD-current