Re: Debian vs. ATI Radeon x1650
On Mon, Sep 28, 2009 at 10:56, Dominik Smatana <email@example.com> wrote:
> Kelly Clowers wrote:
>> I don't really know what to do, but have you tried the vesa driver?
> I'm not sure what do you mean. What's vesa driver?
A generic driver that is unaccelerated, and limited in resolution, etc.
(Vesa is the Video Electronics Standards Association, they have
created many standards, including one that defines a basic
graphical mode of operation that all video cards implement)
In xorg.conf section "Device", put:
and comment out any other Driver line.
>> How about switching which dvi port you are using?
> I've tried to switch ports... still the same problem :(
> Quick recap of my problem:
> Linux 126.96.36.199-dsa-ia32 i686 Debian
> X.Org X Server 188.8.131.521 (1.6.4 RC 1)
> my ATI Radeon x1650 have 2x DVI-I (Dual link),
> my LCD monitor LG L1752S got an "old" 15-pin D-SUB VGA connector
> so I have to use convertor...
> I'm getting following error when trying to start X:
> (EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
> Fatal server error:
> no screens found
Wait, you are getting an EE now? That wasn't in the first log you sent.
Please post your full xorg.conf, and log with EE error.