Re: Problem with resolution on Radeon HD 7459 card (Squeeze)
On Thu, 26 Apr 2012 10:07:40 +0900, Han wrote in message
> Thanks again for your help.
> I didn't realize that I needed to install xorg from the backports
> besides an upgraded kernel
> and fglrx driver.
> Now, I installed linux-image-3.2.0-0.bpo.1-amd64, xorg, fglrx-driver,
> and fglrx-control
> from the squeeze backports.
> # aticontrol --initial again failed to recognize my graphic card.
> So I made a small /etc/X11/xorg.conf file with following content.
> Section "Device"
> Identifier "ATI"
> Driver "fglrx"
> Section "Screen"
> Identifier "Default Screen"
> DefaultDepth 24
> Now, I get the desired resolution of 1920 x 1080.
> However, redrawing of windows is very slow, and I can't move a window
> smoothly, which is quite bothersome.
> gnome reports that my refresh rate is 60 Hz.
> I feel I am almost there, but I don't know if this problem is
> remediable. Perhaps, some additional lines in my xorg.conf file?
> Han Soo
..what happens if you try the radeon driver from backports?
Or dist-upgrade to wheezy?
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