Bug#490990: xorg: xserver fails to start on PowerPC G4 mac with ATI Rage128 PF/PRO AGP 4x TMDS
jcristau at debian.org
Tue Jul 15 15:22:36 PDT 2008
On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 18:04:20 -0400, Rick Thomas wrote:
> On Jul 15, 2008, at 5:07 PM, Brice Goglin wrote:
>> Driver "r128"
>> to your Device section for now. The server is autoloading "radeon"
>> instead of "r128", I am fixing this.
> I did that. X starts now. But it still thinks my screen is 800x600.
> The Gnome "screen resolution preferences" does not offer me any other
> options than 800x600, 60Hz. The screen (A DELL 2100FP) is capable of
> 1600x1200 and the video card is capable of driving it at that resolution
> if I add the following two lines to the Monitor section:
> HorizSync 31-80
> VertRefresh 56-76
> Though, the gdm login screen is displayed at 1920x1200, which makes the
> pixels seem high and narrow, rather than square. It corrects to
> 1600x1200 after logging in.
Can you submit a new bug about this? With full Xorg logs for both cases
(with HorizSync and VertRefresh lines, and without them). Please file
it against the xserver-xorg-video-r128 package.
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