Re: New Lenny installation: 800 x 600 max on 21-inch CRT monitor
El lun, 09-03-2009 a las 16:27 -0500, Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. escribió:
> On Monday 09 March 2009 15:45:26 Nicholas Bodley wrote:
> > [/etc/X11/xorg.conf] doesn't seem to contain anything specific that
> > help; it's almost a skeleton file.
> Add the resolutions you want to this file. You might also add what
> information you've been able to determine about your monitor
> (particularly refresh rates).
> $ man 5 xorg.conf
> should document most of the file, and where you'll want to put your
> The nvidia driver should install some documentation under /usr/share
> that will tell you about any special settings it can take (inside
> your xorg.conf's "Driver" section, IIRC).
> I'm starting to agree with some other posters on the list that the
> new automatic Xorg configuration is more trouble than it is worth and
> probably should have matured through another release before being
> part of stable. It was probably not well tested, as upgrades from
> Etch don't show the ill effects; the xorg.conf is already complete.
Yes, I think Xorg configuration is a conflicted thing but if it were
possible to have by writing the actual configuration file it could be a
Is there a command to obtain the xorg.conf, full of information (correct
or wrong) showing the actual Xs state of my computer?