[AG-TECH] Vic problem

Bob Olson olson at mcs.anl.gov
Fri Jan 4 08:24:10 CST 2002

Hi -

there is an updated jarfile and vic that may help the PAL issue. It's
available at


This will change the look of setup-config such that you will be able to
set initial settings for a number of new parameters, including PAL/NTSC.

If I recall correctly, this code was causing Mike Daw's machine to hang or
crash, and I never was able to figure out why that was happening (could
not reproduce here). Let me know what happens.


On Fri, 4 Jan 2002, Steven Jack wrote:

> Hi there anyone came across problems with vic using a PAL video system.
> I am using RH 7.1 and Osprey 100 video card. Running VIC on its own
> works okay but using the vrm-listener script gives problems. Looks like
> a config file for vic is created which has an entry for mute new sources
> and defaults to NTSC. Manually running vic with an edited version off
> this file works fine i.e. with the entry mute new sources and video set
> to PAL mode. Any help appreciated.
> Steven
> Steven Jack
> University of Glasgow
> Computing Service
> James Watt North Building
> Glasgow G12 8QQ
> Tel 0141 330 3828 Fax 0141 330 3820
> s.jack at compserv.gla.ac.uk

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