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    Subject[bisected] offset display bug in i915
    Hi Chris,

    The following patch that you recently committed breaks my ASUS Eee PC
    1015PEM by causing the display to be offset by about 1 inch (a few
    centimeters) when the mode is (re)set during boot. I previously posted
    both photographs and video of the problem in another "PROBLEM" thread.

    Here is the offending commit found through bisection:

    219adae138513bae20b256f1946b9cb3b75ca05c is the first bad commit
    commit 219adae138513bae20b256f1946b9cb3b75ca05c
    Author: Chris Wilson <>
    Date: Thu Sep 16 23:05:10 2010 +0100

    drm/i915: Cache LVDS EDID

    We assume that the panel is permenantly connected and that the EDID
    data is consistent from boot, so simply cache the whole EDID for the

    Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <>

    I'll look at the patch. Either the EDID is *not* consistent (in which
    case, why are we not seeing other bugs like this?) or there is something
    specific to this system or panel used.


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