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Old 03-17-2006, 09:25 AM   #1
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Widescreen monitor with Radeon 9600XT


Hey there. I'm contemplating buying a Dell 2005FPW but before I make a purchase I want to be sure that I won't have problems using it with my Linux system. I have a Sapphire Radeon 9600XT and will be using the fglrx drivers. The Dell monitor's native resolution is 1680x1050 (widescreen) and although I would assume (hopefully correctly) that the graphics card supports this resolution, I have no idea whether or not the fglrx drivers are likely to cooperate.

So my question is, should I expect trouble with this hardware combination or should everything be just fine?

Thanks!
 
Old 03-21-2006, 10:20 PM   #2
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Anybody able to answer this?

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Old 03-21-2006, 10:25 PM   #3
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check out the HCL. They should have stuff for your gfx card and monitor
 
  


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