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Re: iBook2 screen resolutions

On Mit, 2002-10-30 at 02:03, Albert D. Cahalan wrote: 
> Mark Williams writes:
> > On iBook2s, what screen resolutions are supported under Linux?
> > I've only been able to get 1024x768 to work, specifically in X.
> > It'd be nice to get tuxracer running...
> Same here, except with a G4 Cube and the Apple Cinema Display.
> Did you get to play with poorly documented kernel parameters too?
> I had to add "ofonly" to install, then "video=aty128fb:vmode:22"
> to get tolerably fast video after the install. I still get bits
> of crud at the top of my screen when in X, and occasional bits of
> overwritten text when I do "ls" on the console.
> I sure do wish somebody would explain why this is necessary.

Because people like you seem to prefer bitching over doing something?

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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