[Sidefx-houdini-list] VHUG Nov 2010 meeting @ CIS, Wed Nov 17th, 7:00 p.m.
pbowmar at gmail.com
Thu Nov 11 16:47:45 EST 2010
I solved the problem by not using an Apple laptop :)
On 11 November 2010 11:49, Jeff Wagner <jeff at sidefx.com> wrote:
> Ahh the latest generation of MacBook Pro laptops don't put out the
> strongest video sync signal. I wonder if that dongle you have to plug in
> to the side is providing too much impedance... With my MacBook Pro, I
> have to watch out if there is a long video cable running from the
> MacBook Pro to the Video amplifier. I love it when the video switcher is
> right near the table. :)
> What length works? Dunno. I do know that a 20' vga cable is iffy. 50'
> feet? Best to pack it in. You'll just get a flipping video signal great
> for triggering epileptic seizures in some. This from a lot of recent
> experiences. ;)
> On 10-11-10 5:50 PM, Peter Bowmar wrote:
>> Hi Georg,
>> VGA is perfect, it's the Mac guys that have troubles :)
>> Peter B
>> On 10 November 2010 14:35, Georg Duemlein<rdg at preset.de> wrote:
>>> Hi Peter,
>>> Thanks for hosting this again!
>>>> Please bring something for show and tell if you can
>>> Is it Ok to bring a laptop with VGA out - can bring a VGA cable to be on
>>> the safe side.
>>> Would like to show one/two of my "Procedural Plagiarism" scribbles.
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