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Old 11-16-2002, 08:30 AM   #1
riccardo
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Hi

I would know if i could install Mandrake linux on acer travelmate xv 270, infact i cant start X becase the screen is found but there's not the right configuration.

Many Thanks .
 
Old 11-16-2002, 03:17 PM   #2
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actually i don't know what acer xv 270 is. a monitor? a graphic card?
the configuration of x resides normally in
/etc/X11/XF86Config
but i don't know mandy
if ur acer is a monitor u may fill in the horizontal and vertical frequencies and may get it going
if it is a graphic card u maybe have to find drivers for that and install them

post the exact error message u get starting x. have a look at /var/log/warn
good luck, jens

oh - travelmate - it's a laptop?

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Old 11-16-2002, 05:29 PM   #3
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Hi
yes l'acer travelmate 270xv is a laptop and now I have found how i can do.
I configure it as a dell 1024 Laptop Display Pannel on the configure setting and so i can run X succesfully.
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