xorg.conf and ATI 4350 card
James <email@example.com> writes:
> I can get X(kde 4.4) to start and run without a xorg.conf file
> but at the wrong screen resolution. (1600x1200) instead
> of 1920x1280, as it was before. Every attempt to
> edit the old xorg.conf or roll a new xorg.conf with the new
> 2.6.34-gentoo-r1 kernel results in X that crashes.
Why does it crash? What is the error?
> Maybe somebody could post a minimal xorg.conf to set the resolution
> only on the screen?
I have none handy, and mine uses magic instead, but you can try xrandr
and see if it allows you to switch to a larger resolution (even if the
mode isn't listed, read the output: it says what the maximum resolution
is --- if it is below 1920x1280, you're out of luck (unless the value is
bogus, of course)).
(But i don't know if ati binary drivers are compatible with
Nuno J. Silva