how to ignore monitor's EDID?
mangoo at wpkg.org
Sun Dec 28 08:31:49 PST 2008
Tomasz Chmielewski schrieb:
>>> I even added:
>>> Option "PanelSize" "1280x1024"
>>> but it doesn't make any difference - X starts in 1024x768.
>>> So - how can I start X in 1280x1024 when I use "IgnoreEDID" "on" option?
>> Did you keep this line?
>> modeline "1280x1024 at lcd" 108 1280 1326 1440 1688 1024 1025 1028 1066
> I didn't have it - but I added it and it made no difference.
>> AFAIK EDID tells the card about supported modes and timings. Without it you need
>> a manual modeline.
Option "PreferredMode" "1280x1024"
to the monitor section did the trick.
More information about the xorg