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Old 08-17-2005, 04:22 PM   #1
karuptdata
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ATI Radeon Mobility U1


I have a laptop that I have just installed Centos 4.1 and the best video screen resolution is 800x600 now of course this has to be a driver issue I have visited the ati website which says linux drivers are available however i cant find the download link.If anyone out there has an clue how to resolve this issue this would be much appreciated.
 
Old 08-17-2005, 07:49 PM   #2
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Did you go into Display Settings or whatever and select "ATI Radeon Mobility U1" as your video card and select your correct resolution?
 
Old 08-17-2005, 08:06 PM   #3
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Yes sir I sure did but the issue still remain the higest resolution is 800x600..do you think there may be a newer drive for the card?
 
Old 08-19-2005, 11:00 PM   #4
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check your /etc/X11/XFConfig-86(or xorg), and see what the max. resolution is set at
 
  


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