[svlug] HOWTO: Fonts in Notebooks SOLVED!!!
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Tue Aug 29 16:00:02 PDT 2000
On Tue, 29 Aug 2000, Ivan Passos wrote:
> On Mon, 28 Aug 2000, Rick Moen wrote:
> > My VAIO 505TX will do 1024x768 at 16 bpp pretty well (NeoMagic SVGA, 2
> > MB). Some other models of roughly that vintage max out at 800x600.
> Ok, so let's be practical. Can you send me your XF86Config?? What I've
> already tried was "LCD 1024x768", "LCD 800x600" and "LCD 640x480", all of
> them with the NeoMagic Video Card setup (this one is correctly
> autodetected), with no luck.
Just to let you know, the problem is solved.
The problem was that the Modelines for 800x600 were NOT being loaded (due
to a bad Vert Frequency range config.), and the display was then
configured to 640x480 (dumb that I am, I didn't notice that before ...
>8-( ... ).
With the help of a working XF86Config file sent to me by Nate Campi
<nate at campin.net>, I finally figured out the correct guilty part and fixed
it. Now, the display looks _really_ nice!! :))
Thanks to all who answered, and of course, thanks a lot to Nate Campi for
the big help.
In the end, the problem was really the resolution config. of 640x480 ...
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