Using Xorg radeon with a CRT screen

Felix Miata mrmazda at
Sun Oct 14 19:26:49 PDT 2012

On 2012-10-14 00:53 (GMT-0700) Peter Rasmussen composed:

> I would like to run it at at least 1600x1200 @75Hz vertical refresh.

> The best it will do with Xorg 1.12.3 is 1024x768 at 60Hz, a Vesa standard.
> Section "Monitor"
>      Identifier "monitor1"
>      VendorName "ViewSonic"
>      ModelName "ViewSonic P225f-5"
>      HorizSync 100-127
>      VertRefresh 80-180
> EndSection

Your display may not support vertical refresh of 80 or more @ 1600x1200. Try 
dropping that 80-180 to 60-180 and see what happens. Also try removing 
xorg.conf entirely. Recent Xorg versions are rather magical when not constrained.
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