problems getting anything to display on a HDMI screen

Many thanks to all for the help/suggestions and sorry for the delay as I’ve been ripping out a kitchen …

Yes, I to have come to that conclusion about the display.

Time to unwrap the OE/bitbake tools and get my hands dirty.

Does any one have a kernel .config that I should use as all of the fixes seem to involve a new kernel …

As a side bar to this, to make these kinds of developments easier would it be worth while having an OE development image stored somewhere so that we can just extract and go ?? then adding extract libraries and the like to koen’s images would be very easy. I have access to space/bandwidth to do this if we can’t host it on code.google …