[SOLVED] Error enabling 1600x900@60Hz resolution in xorg.conf
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Error enabling 1600x900@60Hz resolution in xorg.conf
I just got a new system with a Dell ST2010F widescreen display. After going through Debian's standard install, I've wound up with a resolution of 1024x768. After some Xorg research, I came up with the following xorg.conf:
However, when I restart X with this configuration, I get the following messages in my /var/log/Xorg.0.log:
(II) VESA(0): Total Memory: 256 64KB banks (16384kB)
(II) VESA(0): Configured Monitor: Using hsync range of 30.00-83.00 kHz
(II) VESA(0): Configured Monitor: Using vrefresh range of 56.00-76.00 Hz
(II) VESA(0): Configured Monitor: Using maximum pixel clock of 170.00 MHz
(II) VESA(0): Not using mode "1600x900" (no mode of this name)
(II) VESA(0): Not using built-in mode "1920x1440" (width too large for virtual size)
(II) VESA(0): Not using built-in mode "1856x1392" (width too large for virtual size)
(II) VESA(0): Not using built-in mode "1792x1344" (width too large for virtual size)
(II) VESA(0): Not using built-in mode "1600x1200" (width too large for virtual size)
There very clearly is a mode in the xorg.conf named "1600x900", so I don't know where that message is coming from... Any idea what I'm doing wrong?
I followed the steps to install the fglrx proprietary driver (at a different place actually, here: http://wiki.debian.org/ATIProprietary), and everything immediately worked correctly. I was even able to get rid of the modeline and all the custom xorg.conf stuff I've been fiddling with and it still auto-detects it.