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Old 04-09-2013, 07:01 PM   #1
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too few colors in display


Just installed version 12.04. The screen looks a lot like Windows with 256 colors. The problem is probably due to me using a KVM switch, and Ubuntu not recognizing the monitor. How can I fix it? J P
 
Old 04-09-2013, 07:21 PM   #2
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There are many ways to skin this cat. Easiest is probably to pull EDID from your monitor and use this binary to set up your monitor when X starts.
 
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:10 PM   #3
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Many thanks. Hans
 
  


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