Bug#439788: xserver-xorg-video-via: fails to detect monitor
>> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>>> Package: xserver-xorg-video-via
>>> Version: 1:0.2.2-2+b1
>>> Severity: normal
>>> The driver fails to detect the Eizo FlexScan L465 LCD panel connected to
>>> the VGA connector. This screen is normally (when connected to different
>>> graphics adapters) easily detected.
>>> The resolution set by the driver is unusable with this screen, the
>>> bottom part of the desktop is offscreen and won't scroll.
>> Does the VESA driver works better here? Did you actually get this screen
>> to work fine with an earlier X.org release? which one? which driver and
>> which version? which server version?
> I tried again, and this time the detection worked. It even guesses the
> correct virtual size.
> It was probably a cabling issue back then.
> Sorry about the noise.
Do you mean the whole original problem is gone (and then your bug report
should be closed)? Or did you just get vesa to work and still not via
(and the bug report should remain open)?