Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 254981
X cannot display at full resolution
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:14 EST
Description of problem:
Latest xorg-x11 in rawhide cannot display on my laptop at 1680x1050. This
worked just fine before updating yesterday.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot laptop into X
2. See resolution not at 1680x1050
Resolution is at 1360x768
Resolution is at 1680x1050
The laptop is a Thinkpad z60m with a Radeon Mobility x600 graphics card. This
has worked at full resolution (1680x1050) since pre-F7.
Created attachment 172961 [details]
Xorg.0.log from today's boot
Created attachment 173021 [details]
Broken xorg.conf with this xorg-x11
I tried manually selecting "Generic LCD 1680x1050" with system-config-display.
This xorg.conf file represents that attempt. That resulted in me getting a
nice black screen with no GDM login screen, etc.
Then I renamed xorg.conf to xorg.conf.broken and restarted X. This resulted
back to having the resolution at 1360x768, but no /etc/X11/xorg.conf exists...
Oh, and... REGRESSION! ;)
I believe the previous working versions were:
according to my yum logs.
please test the latest driver from rawhide 6.7.191-2
Works like a charm. Back to good 'ol 1680x1050. Dave, you are my hero.