Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 201549
Unable to find mode on MGA + flatscreen
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:39 EST
I just tried to install tonights nightly build on my box, the X installed
failed, because X didn't find a suitable mode. I'm attaching the X log.
Created attachment 133723 [details]
X log from installer
Should be fixed in 1.1.1-15, coming soon to theatres near you.
*** Bug 201562 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 201511 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Created attachment 133737 [details]
New x log, for 1440x1050
I installed the new version. Now it picked 1440x1050, which is not in the ddc
Yeah, that's harder. We don't know that your monitor is a flat panel, and
afaict exactly none of the blocks in the EDID format will tell you exactly how
many pixels your panel is, even when that's physically meaningful. Working on
My bug, 201562, was marked a duplicate of this one. With
xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.1.1-18.fc6, I still get no love. I can include my xorg
log file again if you need it.
xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.1.1-19.fc6 fixes the problem for me and even makes the
minimal xorg.conf config file work. (It previously chose some strange resolution
that made my LCD, for lack of a better term, freak out.)