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Distribution: Gentoo Linux, FreeBSD(Not Linux, I know).
Upgrading from XFree86 to XOrg
I have a Gentoo Linux machine which was using XFree86 because I didn't feel like
updating to XOrg for a little while because it was working nicely
so I figured why fix it if it is not broken? Anyway, I have it update
my system on a cron job, so XOrg was installed and it looks like XF86Cfg was
uninstalled, but now my xdm looks horrible. I have an LCD monitor
which has these modes, 800x600 H: 37.88KHz V:60.3Hz, 800x600 H:48.08KHz
V: 72.2Hz, and 800x600 46.87KHz V: 75Hz. If possibly maybe I could
play with 1024x768 H: 48.36JHz V: 60Hz or even 1280x1024 H: 63.98KHz V: 60.02Hz.
Though, I mainly need at least one 800x600. I have tried using my old
XF86Config, xorgconfig, and even Xorg -config. I seem to be close
but still it looks completly messed up. It is someone readable but
very very "noisy." I have tried everything. I would paste my config
if I wasn't in console.
When I upgraded my xfree86 to xorg, I had a similar problem that I resolved by backing up my xfree86 config, removing it as well as the xorg.config symlink and reconfiguring the xserver using xorgconfig and it worked fine afterwards.