Bug#430885: xserver-xorg-video-intel: new intel driver doesn't support all modes of i810 driver
On Thu, Aug 09, 2007 at 12:44:56AM +0200, Brice Goglin wrote:
> Drew Parsons wrote:
> > Your X log reports that the server knows about your desired mode:
> > (II) intel(0): Modeline "1280x1024"x85.0 157.50 1280 1344 1504 1728
> > 1024 1025 1028 1072 +hsync +vsync (91.1 kHz)
> > (II) intel(0): Modeline "1280x1024"x75.0 135.00 1280 1296 1440 1688 1024 1025 1028 1066 +hsync +vsync (80.0 kHz)
> > (II) intel(0): Modeline "1280x1024"x60.0 108.00 1280 1328 1440 1688 1024 1025 1028 1066 +hsync +vsync (64.0 kHz)
> > Do you have xrandr 1.2 installed? What does "xrandr" say? Does
> > "xrandr --verbose" show the modes listed above? Did you select your
> > mode with "xrandr --mode 1280x1024"?
> > Work is ongoing in the server to make xorg.conf redundant altogether.
> > One thing you could try is deleting xorg.conf completely and seeing
> > what kind of success you get. Or alternatively delete the Modes lines
> > from the Screen section.
> Hi Itai,
> Any news about this? Could you reply to what Drew requested above? It
> would for instance let us know whether your monitor has a preferred
> mode, which might explain why the new driver chooses one mode instead of
Sorry, I thought I had replied to this...
The output to the first two commands is below. I didn't know about
xrandr and using it to resize. When I tried the command above
involving --mode, I got a usage message but that's it. I'll be losing
access to this machine in a few days (new job), so I won't be able to
help with tings for much longer.
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