[CentOS] 4.4 on Dell D620: widescreenresolution?

Henk van Lingen henkvl at cs.uu.nl
Fri Sep 29 11:50:36 UTC 2006

On Fri, Sep 29, 2006 at 11:40:20AM +0200, Dag Wieers wrote:
  > On a Dell D610 at work, I am doing this:
  > 	/usr/sbin/915resolution 38 1280 1024
  > 	/usr/sbin/915resolution 3c 1400 1050
  > To make the external and internal video to work with the correct 
  > resolution. I assume what you need to do is something similar.
  > PS Are you sure it is 1440x900 ? Mine is 1440x1050...

  Yes. According to this page:


  1440x900 works on Fedora 5. I've added "915resolution 5c 1440 900"
  to /etc/rc.local and added "1440x900" to SubSection "Display" in
  /etc/X11/xorg.conf. However, /var/log/Xorg.0.log says:

  (II) VESA(0): Not using mode "1440x900" (no mode of this name)


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