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santoshpatel 06-18-2005 02:55 AM

Rotate Screen Display !
Dear All,

I am using nVidia Quodro4 980 XGL Dual Head Graphics Card at 1600 X 1200 Resolution.

Is there a way to rotate the screen display so that I can change the orientation of my HP L2335 from Landscape to Portrait ?

Kind Regards !

piscikeeper 06-18-2005 08:48 PM

Option "Rotate" "CW"
Option "Rotate" "CCW"
Rotate the display clockwise or counterclockwise. This mode is unaccelerated. Default: no rotation.

Note: The Resize and Rotate extension will be disabled if the Rotate option is used.

santoshpatel 06-19-2005 12:12 AM


Option "Rotate" "CCW" should be under Section "Screen" or Section "Device", tried both but no change !

My XF86Config-4 file:

Section "Device"

# Update this with the PCI-ID of your card (consult /proc/pci).
# BusID optional when only 1 card present.
## BusID "PCI:1:0:0"
Identifier "NV_Device"
Driver "nvidia"
VendorName "nvidia"

Section "Screen"

# Option "Overlay" "on"
# Option "CIOverlay" "on"
# Option "ConnectedMonitor" "CRT"
Identifier "Screen NV"
Device "NV_Device"
Monitor "MyMonitor"
DefaultDepth 24
Option "TwinView"
#Option "TwinViewOrientation" "LeftOf"
Option "TwinViewOrientation" "RightOf"
Option "MetaModes" "1600x1200, 1600x1200"
Option "SecondMonitorHorizSync" "30.0 - 96.0"
Option "SecondMonitorVertRefresh" "30.0 - 85.0"
# Option "ConnectedMonitor" "CRT, CRT"
SubSection "Display"
Depth 24
Modes "1600x1200" "1280x1024" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"


piscikeeper 06-19-2005 09:00 AM

since the rotate mode is unaccelerated,you may need to use the default "nv" driver.
which distro are you running and is this from an xfree86 to xorg upgrade?

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