> > I have a 23" Apple Cinema Display LCD and a 17" Apple ColorSync CRT
> > attached to the stock ATi Radeon 9000 AGP card and an ATi Radeon 7000
> > PCI card respectively, in my G4/Dual 1 GHz running OS X 10.2.6.
> > A while back, sometimes after waking from sleep the ColorSync would only
> > come up at about half brightness. I assumed it meant the 5 y.o. CRT was
> > about to meet its maker, but I freaked when the the LCD started doing
> > the same thing. Then I found that messing with any of the video settings
> > would restore one or the other to full normal brightness.
> > Has anyone seen this before, and/or have a suggestion as how to fix it
> > permanently?
> > Thanks.
> There may be a fix for this, but if there isn't one documented at
> apple.com, assume it's a bug that needs to be reported.
> There have been a lot of issues (bugs) that have come up involving
> sleeping/waking, and anything involving the display or OpenGL, et al.
> When they fix one, another pops up. I won't comment on why, but be
> assured that it's not you, it's them, and they need to get their shit
> together on this.
Quote:> Make sure to include a full description of the problem that someone
> else can easily reproduce, and a full Apple System Profiler Report. If
> you can reproduce the problem under a simpler configuration, it would
> be better; the bug will languish until somebody duplicates your setup.
Agreed, but the problem isn't consistently reproducible. The LCD came up
dim 4 times over the weekend, and not once since. ColorSync is no
better. I guess I'll start keeping detailed notes. Meanwhile, glad to
have the Monitors menulet available.
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