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Re: [suse-amd64] screen config problem
  • From: Brad Bourn <brad@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 1 Aug 2005 14:26:01 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <200508010829.10730.brad@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Oh, ya. To get your widescreen working properly, You need a proper modeline.

B-)

On Monday 01 August 2005 08:21 am, Brad Bourn wrote:
> On Sunday 31 July 2005 08:24 am, Colin Carter wrote:
> > Any ideas on how to interrupt the boot process and set the
> > screen parameters?
> > Any ideas on how to get SuSE to fix this bug?
>
> Sounds like you just don't have the monitor setup properly. On the initial
> boot screen (while counting down) type a 3 and hit enter. This boots you
> to runlevel 3 (before X). Then you can use sax to configure your monitor.
> Be careful. You should either enter in the dimensions for you monitor (in
> mm the actual size of the screen) or choose a generic flat panel (This is
> what I do).
>
>
> B-)

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