Bug 117385 - 1440x900 widescreen laptop displays missing
1440x900 widescreen laptop displays missing
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hwdata (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2004-03-03 10:21 EST by Göbölös Zoltán
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:42 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 0.116-1
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Last Closed: 2004-04-15 23:04:21 EDT
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Description Göbölös Zoltán 2004-03-03 10:21:22 EST
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Description of problem:
1440x900 widescren laptop displays missing. Some of these laptops are
built on Clevo D470W, D470V. I have a Clevo D470W, so if I can help to
provide datas (modelines for example) to place an entry in hwdata, i
will help.

I usually set up my Fedora with 1024x768 Gneric LCD, and after change
the display resolution manually in /etc/X11/XF86Config.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure the display with system-config-display

Additional info:
Comment 1 Bart Martens 2004-03-03 14:30:10 EST
Yes, have a look at the other hwdata bugs, to see what information is
needed and how to retrieve that information automatically from your
system (if possible).

Comment 2 Göbölös Zoltán 2004-03-05 06:18:28 EST
Okay. There are at least two types of panels:

1) Samsung LTN170W1

2) LG.Philips LP171W01

Both of them has a 1440x900 16:10 aspect ratio.

The line in the MonitorsDB can be:

Generic LCD Display; LCD Panel 1440x900; 0; 31.5 - 100.0; 59.0 - 75.0
Comment 3 Göbölös Zoltán 2004-03-06 04:57:14 EST
Sorry, the correct line with dpms info is:

Generic LCD Display; LCD Panel 1440x900; 0; 31.5 - 100.0; 59.0 - 75.0; 1

Thes LCDs are connected through LVDS port. As far as I know, this
technology omitting DAC, so the vertical and horizontal freqs are
Comment 4 Bill Nottingham 2004-04-15 23:04:21 EDT
Added, will be in 0.116-1.

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