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Old 01-14-2003, 11:41 PM   #1
BrokenLinux
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Changing Monitor refresh rate in RH8.0


I've looked around in the display settings and i can't seem to find it, anyone know where i might be able to raise it, 60Hz is killin me :/

thx
 
Old 01-15-2003, 12:40 AM   #2
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run this as root:

redhat-config-xfree86

or

redhat-config-xfree86 -reconfig
 
Old 01-15-2003, 12:59 AM   #3
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Or just edit /etc/X11/XF86Config by hand...
 
Old 01-15-2003, 04:01 AM   #4
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thx guys, that did the trick, my eyes feel much better
 
  


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