surlymike; information needed is: video card or onboard., vendor & model,
video chipset, amount of memory & maybe type of clock chip, then the monitor; vendor & model, top resolution, top refresh rate & horizontal,vertical sync ranges. for further info http://tldp.org/
HOWTO/HOWTO-INDEX.html scroll to sections Hardware 4.3 subsection video cards 4.3.3 & 4.3.9 graphic tablets. for starts. please expand each section for complete detail information.