Re: XFree86 126.96.36.199 problems on Tangerine iMac DV
On Wed, 2002-01-16 at 16:40, Ryan Shaw wrote:
> I tried Modes "current" and it still didn't work.
Bummer, what happened?
> Fortunately I found Ryan Gordon's XF86Config-4 file,
> which had mode lines he had found to work with the
> iMac. Once I had manually set the mode lines,
> everything worked beautifully. I didn't even know
> you still could set the mode lines manually in
> XF86 4, but I guess I was wrong.
Of course one can still do that. :) But it's usually no longer necessary
because the server has standard modes built in. I wonder what's so
special about the modes those iMacs want?
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast