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Old 06-02-2005, 11:45 PM   #1
bharath144
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Can't get a better resolution than 800X600 on debian


Hello all

i am getting a wierd problem with increasing the resolution in my debian.
i editted the XF86config in /etc and added a new resolution in the default depth for my monitor. but it didn't work. It had worked for me in Redhat and slackware.
is there any other way that i can do this?
or is there any other package i have to install
 
Old 06-03-2005, 12:06 AM   #2
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in XF86confi, make sure you have the right VertRefresh and HorizSync settings for your monitor.
 
Old 06-03-2005, 12:21 AM   #3
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thanx for replying

I told u i have already done that.
it worked in Slack and redhat
telll me some other way
 
Old 02-23-2006, 09:01 AM   #4
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Quote:
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thanx for replying

I told u i have already done that.
it worked in Slack and redhat
telll me some other way

I also got that problem, but there's no such problem with slackware, nor ubuntu (if you want debian based distro)
 
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