Bug 446458 - nv driver deduces incorrect panel size info
Summary: nv driver deduces incorrect panel size info
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 234824
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-nv
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL:
Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-05-14 17:24 UTC by Tom Horsley
Modified: 2008-05-16 12:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-05-16 12:37:14 UTC


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X log file from bad X session (33.09 KB, text/plain)
2008-05-14 17:24 UTC, Tom Horsley
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Description Tom Horsley 2008-05-14 17:24:32 UTC
Description of problem:

The nv driver won't run my Dell 1920x1200 monitor at native resolution
because (as near as I can tell from the log), it deduces the panel size
is 1024x768 and is therefore incompatible with the native mode line
for 1920x1200

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Whatever was shipped on the fedora 9 release DVD, I don't have the system
up right now to check.

How reproducible:

100%

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install fedora
2. it picks the nv driver
3. the resolution of the screen is crap
  
Actual results:

woeful resolution

Expected results:

native 1920x1200 display

Additional info:

See attached X log file.

Comment 1 Tom Horsley 2008-05-14 17:24:32 UTC
Created attachment 305388 [details]
X log file from bad X session

Comment 2 Tom Horsley 2008-05-16 12:09:02 UTC
Out of curiosity, I tried the nv driver on fedora 8 on the same machine, and
it also has the same problem, so I guess this isn't a new issue and I only
noticed it because I am stuck with the nv driver for now because nvidia
doesn't work yet.

Comment 3 Adam Jackson 2008-05-16 12:37:14 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 234824 ***


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