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Re: [SLE] [Solved]Monitor configuration in SaX2
  • From: Thinker <thinker@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: 03 Aug 2003 00:07:43 -0700
  • Message-id: <1059894462.2430.3.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Thanks BrandiPat,

That is what I needed to know. I went to
/usr/X11R6/lib/sax/api/data/cdb/ and edited the Monitors file with a
description for my unit in the Sampo section.

Thanks to everyone else for suggestions and wisdom on this.

-=Thinker



On Sat, 2003-08-02 at 17:16, BandiPat wrote:
> On Saturday 02 August 2003 09:09 pm, Thinker wrote:
> > I am currently running two monitors on SuSE 8.2 using SaX2. SaX2
> > found "drivers" for Monitor 0, a 17" CTX, Sax2 apparently has no
> > "driver" for Monitor 1, a 17" Sampo Alphascan 712. A search for the
> > driver has yielded nothing but the following information ...
> >
> >
> > Sampo Alphascan 712 (KM-712)
> > Size: 17" (16" Diagonal Viewable Area)
> > Dot Pitch: 0.27mm
> > Type: Flat Square Tube
> > Resolution: 1280 x 1024 @ 66Hz
> > H-Freq.: 30 KHz ~ 72 KHz
> > V-Freq.: 50 Hz ~ 160 Hz
> > Dot Rate: 110 MHz
> >
> > Can someone please tell me how to configure SaX2 so that my monitor
> > will go to 1024x768 or above?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > -=Thinker
> =============
>
> If you know the specs, then simply add the monitor to the monitor
> database or as Philip mentioned use the Install disk that came with the
> monitor, as sax2 will read the .inf file from that disk. To add it
> yourself, go here: /usr/X11R6/lib/sax/api/data/cdb/
>
> find your monitor list and edit it to add your new unlisted monitor. Be
> sure to notice the other monitors listings and make sure yours is the
> same after editing.
>
> Pat
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