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Re: how to get all options from dpkg-reconfigure



On Thu, Sep 21, 2006 at 07:59:08AM -0300, Eduardo M KALINOWSKI wrote:

> I can confirm that xserver-xorg is not asking for resolutions and stuff
> like that. I've tried it myself some time ago, and I had to manually
> edit the xorg.conf file to suit my new monitor.

If you have a moderately sane monitor (if it's not older than a couple
of years, it usually is - modulo firmware bugs), and a moderately sane
video card, then you could try to simply remove any monitor-specific
settings and let X.Org detect the monitor using EDID data.

Gabor

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