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Re: Q: Using another Distrib's Xconfig

Jonathan Gift wrote:

> Hi,
> In setting up Mandrake, I have a good XConfig file that supports my
> monitor. I had no such initial success with Debian. I tried copying over
> my XConfig file over and that didn't work, so which part of the original
> Mandrake version refering to the monitor do I need to move over then and
> will that work?


Isn't the config file the same "/etc/X11/XF86Config"?  If it is, you should be able
to replace the entire monitor section from  'Section "Monitor"' to 'EndSection' of
your debian XF86Config with the one from mandrake. If that doesn't cure it start
comparing the video card settings.



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