Subject: Re: configuring X (was Re: next major release after 2.0: 2.1 or
To: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 07/27/2004 14:45:26
On Tue, 27 Jul 2004, Martin Husemann wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 27, 2004 at 01:05:38PM -0700, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> > By the way, I didn't try the new ddcprobe yet, since I don't have a
> > -current system to try at this time.
> Isn't "X -configure" doing all this already?
Not in many cases.
> I never had to mess with the config file since XFree 4.4, besides on this
You have had good luck.
I often still have to manually set refresh and sync amounts, and choose
> strange 1680x1050 dell notebook display (where the mode lines wouldn't have
> been found anyway).
Why? Did you try Simon's ddcprobe?
Jeremy C. Reed
technical support & remote administration