Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 217788
Dual head tab does not allow second head resolutions other than 640x480 and 800x600
Last modified: 2014-08-31 19:28:34 EDT
Description of problem:
I started system-config-display, chose the dual-head tab, clicked on the
enable-dual-head button, set my monitor type (generic crt 1600x1200) and
attempted to set the resolution. The only options I was given were 800x600
and 640x480, while the card and monitor are capable of displaying up to
The machine in question is a Dell Precision 450 with a
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc Radeon RV100 QY
It's here in Westford if you want to take a look.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major updates,
which may have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are
encouraged to upgrade their system to the latest version of their distribution
Please, if you experience this problem on the up-to-date system, let us now in
the comment for this bug, or whether the upgraded system works for you.
If you won't be able to reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as
INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.