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Re: Very weird results with X.org and fresh sid install

Hi, Bob.

On May 30 2008, Bob Lounsbury wrote:
> On Fri, May 30, 2008 at 4:43 PM, Rogério Brito <rbrito@ime.usp.br> wrote:
> > Hi there. Here is an old-timer coming back to the list. :-)
> Anyways, to fix it I do:
> dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg

Thanks. "Been there, done that" before posting to the list (and before
even pointing Ubuntu to the problem, which was some time ago).

> I basically just accept all the defaults and then when it configures
> the screen I select 'medium' mode 'I think' and then select
> 1024x768@60. Restart X and you're good to go.
> Next problem?

Sorry, I know better than just just doing a "dpkg-reconfigure foo". :-)

The problem seems to be related with the r128 kernel and the ati driver
from X and some interrelation between them. :-( There's some bad
interaction there. :-(

Thanks anyway, Rogerio Brito.

Rogério Brito : rbrito@{mackenzie,ime.usp}.br : GPG key 1024D/7C2CAEB8
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