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Re: [opensuse] 10.1 Beta 9 uses too high refresh for 1280x1024 LCD
  • From: Mark Gray <markgray-aka-nan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: 03 Apr 2006 12:17:52 -0400
  • Message-id: <6sbqviiqfj.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Steffen Winterfeldt <snwint@xxxxxxx> writes:

> On Mon, 3 Apr 2006, Mark Gray wrote:
>
>> This is the same thing that happened when I installed SUSE-10.0 boxed
>> set on this machine -- when starting the install using the default
>> 1280x1024 resolution, the installer uses too high a refresh rate for
>> my brand new HP vs17e LCD monitor H: 46.4 kHz V: 87Hz. The best

> This is 43Hz interlaced (!). Not much to do about it, the BIOS picks
> the timing.

The computer is an HP also -- you'd think the BIOS would know better.
When I encountered the problem with 10.0 there were a lot of hits for
the same problem on google, so some sort of warning might save some
installation support calls.


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