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Old 06-19-2005, 02:19 PM   #1
stannnn
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configuring video settings from command line


Hi everyone.
Who can help?
I installed RH 9, it didn't recognise my videocard and monitor and accepted some defaults with awfull resolution. Me, as a smart boy, tried to correct, opened monitor settings, filled in all my data from monitor and videocard spec, restarted... and my xwin gone blank. I am used to wait 15 sec (in windows) to everything OKing automatically, but...
How to correct or reset the settings from the command line? I am able to login in terminal mode.

thanks.
stan.
 
Old 06-19-2005, 04:33 PM   #2
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there are lots of howtos if you search.

you need to edit the xserver files, choose a vesa card to get you going.

Regards
Richard
 
  


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