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Bug 80581 - Dell 1702fp doesn't work with default monitor settings
Summary: Dell 1702fp doesn't work with default monitor settings
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 88360
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mike A. Harris
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-28 09:20 UTC by Sean Blaes
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:49 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:50:43 UTC

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Description Sean Blaes 2002-12-28 09:20:27 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)

Description of problem:
I've so far been unsuccessful getting this monitor to work at all.  It's an 
LCD monitor and I'm attempting to get it to work with a GEForce 3 vid card.  
The vid card was recognized at install time, and I was able to select the 
appropriate monitor.  However, when it starts the x server, it looks like an 
old staticy tv.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install RH 8
2. Select Dell 1702fp

Actual Results:  Monitor either goes into power save mode, or is just fuzzy

Expected Results:  X windows setup program should start

Additional info:

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2002-12-29 08:35:10 UTC
The "nv" driver does not support DVI flat panel displays at all.  You must
use a CRT display with Nvidia hardware if you're using the "nv" driver
included with XFree86.  To use DVI panels, you need to use Nvidia's
proprietary drivers, which are not supported by us.

Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2003-09-27 00:57:19 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 88360 ***

Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:50:43 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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