Subject: Re: X on a ThinkPad
To: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <email@example.com>
From: Christophe Kalt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/12/1999 08:39:37
I'm still using 1.3.3, so your mileage may vary.
On May 11, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
| I have it mostly working but I have two problems left.
| The X server doesn't use the whole screen. I am losing about an inch
| all around the active area. Windows95 was able to use the whole area so
| I know it is possible.
As someone else guessed, it's because you haven't defined
any higher resolution mode; I use:
ModeLine "800x600" 40.09 800 840 864 991 600 601 603 625 +hsync +vsync
| More critical, the mouse doesn't work. I move the trackpointer (that little
| red nipple in the middle of the keyboard) and the pointer moves erratically.
the following works for me:
I remember having the problem you describe when setting it to
use PS/2 protocol.