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Re: XFree86 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

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