On 2011/05/30 19:20 (GMT-0400) Damon Register composed:
Today I tried to
install SuSE 11.4 on an older IBM Netvista with Intel chipset and have
Which Intel chipset (hint: lspci)? And exactly what are your display's
characteristics, like connection type (VGA, HDMI, DVI, other), type (CRT,
LCD, wide), and (preferred, e.g. 1920x1080) resolution?
not had any luck with getting X11 working. I found
some info in the
What exactly does "not...working" mean? What happens when you try? Where's
your Xorg.0.log people who wish to help you need to see (assuming you
examined it yourself without finding pointers to your trouble)? Are you using
an /etc/X11/xorg.conf file? Have _you_ modified anything in
If you're trying to use a widescreen display with an antique video chip, you
may be out of luck getting any acceptable result.
but the only one that works is the fbdev method.
You actually tried all 7 things there, in order?
You might find success using an xorg.conf file. Several that have worked can
be found at http://fm.no-ip.com/Tmp/Linux/Xorg/
bearing filenames that
include 114, 11.4 and/or i###G or similar references to Intel. Some of the
log files have had the xorg.conf files they were generated from prepended to
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)
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