Subject: Re: IBM Thinkpad T41 Display
To: None <>
From: Aidan Kehoe <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/05/2004 18:04:37
 Ar an 5ú lá de mí 2, scríobh John R. Shannon :

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 > I'm setting up a laptop and I'm encountering an intermittant problem with 
 > video. Sometimes, but not always, the screen image is completely screwed up 
 > (I don't know how else to describe it). When it happens, it occurs on 
 > starting the X server or after terminating the X server. Typing Fn-F7 twice, 
 > to turn the monitor off and on, clears the problem. This occurs only in 
 > NetBSD - not Windows XP.

I'm using a Radeon Mobility on this machine too, and initially, when I set
up X, when I switched to a non-X virtual console, it would appear as very
dark grey on black. If this is your problem, may be relevant.

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