Re: XFree86 126.96.36.199 problems on Tangerine iMac DV
On Thu, Jan 17, 2002 at 10:41:58PM +0900, Ryan Shaw wrote:
> > Here are the working iMac modelines though, if anyone wants them:
> > ModeLine "1024x768" 78.5 1024 1033 1129 1312 768 769 772 800 +hsync +vsync
> > ModeLine "800x600" 62.4 800 813 893 1040 600 601 604 632 +hsync +vsync
> > ModeLine "640x480" 49.9 640 653 717 832 480 481 484 514 +hsync +vsync
> yep, those are pretty close to the ones that worked for me.
> but my screen is still kind of off-center--maybe i'll try yours.
> that reminds me--when i get X running on an i386 machine, i usually
> have to adjust the monitor a little bit manually to get the image
> to the edges of the screen, centered, etc.
> but imac monitors, of course, don't have a little control panel
> like that. macos has a little utility for doing this--does anything
> like that exist for linux, or would i just have to play with mode
> lines until they are perfect?
You can use xvidtune to adjust the image. Once you've got it adjusted
to your satisfaction, it will give you a ModeLine to use.
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