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[Fwd: Re: Horizontal Artifacts on Screen - Testing]

Re-routing to the list for the archives.

On Mon, 2006-06-26 at 08:48 -0500, Kent West wrote:
> Tom Stockton - 2Ergo Technical Support wrote:
> > I have upgraded my machine to testing, however since doing so my desktop
> > has started intermittently displaying horizontal artifacts on the screen
> > like this ... http://www.stocktons.org.uk/Screenshot.png.
> >
> > It does not seem to matter which applications I am running or which
> > window manager, I have also tried changing the Refresh Rate from 75Hz to
> > 60Hz and also dropping the resolution from 1280x1024 but this has not
> > helped either.

> I would try changing my DefaultDepth.

This made an improvement when set to 15 and cured it completely when set
to 8 (although it looked awful!)

> If that didn't help, I'd try using the "vesa" Device driver.

This seems to have done the trick, great advice Kent.

Many thanks.


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