Waveshare HDMI display with lattepanda

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Wed Jun 23, 2021 7:19 am

I'm trying to use the 10.1' display linked below:
https://www.waveshare.com/wiki/10.1inch ... with_case)

But when I boot the lattepanda, on the screen it shows "Not support" on a red screen. I haven't gotten any useful help from waveshare support and would like some help with same.

Thank you.

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Wed Jun 23, 2021 2:11 pm

Most likely it is that Waveshare HDMI device's supported resolution profile (expressed in EDID) is not supported by LP Alpha/Delta board.

Note that the LCD panel's native resolution is an unusual 1024x600.

The HDMI to MIPI-DSI converter board has an IC that does interface conversion and
maybe, just maybe, resolution scaling (say, a more common 1024x768 resolution or 1280x800.)
If it does not do that, then the only resolution it can support will be 1024x600. This is not a popular supported format at all. (Actually, by checking the URL link you provided, it has custom images for Raspberry Pi. Keyword is "custom".)

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