Fwd: xf86-video-i810-1.9.92 works on external 1920x1200 but not 1400x1050 laptop screen...
sesquile at gmail.com
Tue Mar 27 10:19:28 PDT 2007
On 3/27/07, m h <sesquile at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 3/27/07, Keith Packard <keithp at keithp.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, 2007-03-27 at 10:08 -0600, m h wrote:
> > > I guess I'm going to need to try the newest RC's. I'm surprised at
> > > this regression though. I would think that quite a few people who are
> > > using this would have the 1400x1050 resolution.... Previously
> > > versions of X would work just not at the right resolution (without
> > > 915resolution). Now nothing comes up on the laptop screen.
> > RC3 has a bunch of fixes for higher resolution LVDS screens; it should
> > work on your machine.
> Yep, RC3 works with the LVDS screen!
> Normal startup just copies the two screens, running
> xrandr --output LVDS --auto --left-of VGA
> does screen spanning!
> Now the only issue is that my 1400x1050 screen thinks it is 1400x1200
> (the bottom is cut off).
(sorry Keith for not responding to the ml, hit the wrong button... ;( )
Not using any xorg.conf I get the "Can't go bigger than 1920 error".
I'm assumming now that my problem is my virual size setting. I guess
I need to figure out how to set sizes per monitor....
Here's my xorg.conf::
Identifier "Generic Monitor"
Identifier "Default Screen"
Monitor "Generic Monitor"
Virtual 3320 1200
More information about the xorg