Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 509047
Phantom VGA connection
Last modified: 2013-04-02 00:23:22 EDT
Description of problem:
FC11 can't detect my monitor, HP L2245wg with right resolution. I can use 1024x768 only now. It seems is a regression issue since FC10 can detect it well.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Menu -> System -> Preferences -> Display ->
Steps to Reproduce:
right monitor model and all supported resolutions list
Thanks for the bug report. We have reviewed the information you have provided above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful in our diagnosis of this issue.
Please attach your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf, if available), /var/log/dmesg, and X server log file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log) to the bug report as individual uncompressed file attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link below.
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Thanks in advance.
Created attachment 350561 [details]
Created attachment 350562 [details]
there is no xorg.conf in /etc/X11 now. Just attach dmesg and Xorg.0.log here.
i can use "xrandr --output DVI1 --mode 1680x1050" to set right resolution but Preference->Display still show unknown monitor.
Since this bugzilla report was filed, there have been several major updates in various components of the Xorg system, which may have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this problem are encouraged to upgrade their system to the latest version of their packages. For packages from updates-testing repository you can use command
yum upgrade --enablerepo='*-updates-testing'
Alternatively, you can also try to test whether this bug is reproducible with the upcoming Fedora 12 distribution by downloading LiveMedia of F12 Beta available at http://alt.fedoraproject.org/pub/alt/nightly-composes/ . By using that you get all the latest packages without need to install anything on your computer. For more information on using LiveMedia take a look at https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FedoraLiveCD .
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.
[This is a bulk message for all open Fedora Rawhide Xorg-related bugs. I'm adding myself to the CC list for each bug, so I'll see any comments you make after this and do my best to make sure every issue gets proper attention.]
this issue disappears in FC12 Live Beta. This bug could be closed.