Bug#622346: xserver-xorg-video-radeon: External monitor doesn't run with native resolution

Michel Dänzer daenzer at debian.org
Tue Apr 12 04:26:37 PDT 2011

On Die, 2011-04-12 at 13:19 +0200, Boris Hollas wrote: 
> Package: xserver-xorg-video-radeon
> Version: 1:6.13.1-2+squeeze1
> Severity: important
> System: Lenovo Thinkpad T500 / Radeon Mobility HD 3650 + HP LP2475w
> By default, X selects a lower resolution that my external monitor's native
> resolution (1920x1200) upon startup.

The X server tries to set the same mode on all connected displays
initially. Not sure the driver can do anything about that.

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Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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