[ltp] screen resolution is wrong after removing "nomodeset" from
kernel line in menu.lst
Mon, 6 Dec 2010 14:40:14 -0500
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> Subject: Re: [ltp] screen resolution is wrong after removing "nomodeset"
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> On Thu, Dec 2, 2010 at 6:21 PM, Connor Behan wrote:
>>> After starting X I now have =A0a resolution of 800x600 or similar, even
>>> my native =A0resolution is 1400x1050. Running
>>> $ xrandr -output LVDS --auto
>>> fixes the resolution, but some windows that should be centred on the
>>> now appear in the upper left corner.
>>> Any hints how I can fix the resolution at boot time without calling
>> This is probably a stupid question but do you specify 1400x1050 in
>> or the appropriate sections of xorg.conf.d? A lot of people say that X i=
>> now smart enough to get by without a config file but I still find that I
>> need xorg.conf for a lot of things.
> You shouldn't need an xorg.conf for most modern drivers. radeon
> hasn't required one for most configurations for years.
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