[Bug 109483] Re: Fiesty Fawn screen resolution bug at install
ubuntulinuxit at gmail.com
Wed Apr 25 10:32:21 UTC 2007
*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 3731 ***
After spending several more hours on trying to get Ubuntu too work I
have run of ideas and patience. Ubuntu Fiesty Fawn is obviously a broken
and deeply flawed release.
I managed to get a resolution of 1152x864 at 85Hz after a great deal of
effort. Many times editing xorg.conf within the nano editor, only to
have it all ruined when I went to test out beryl. I installed the Nvidia
drivers, rebooted and was locked into 800x600 at 50Hz again! No idea
where Ubuntu pulled that from. It totally ignored the xorg.conf.
If that wasn't bad enough, I had to remove my wifi card as Ubuntu kept
pestering me with [bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx.microcode5.fw"]
midway typing in the terminal.
Fiesty Fawn is far far worse than Dapper Drake. At least I managed to
have that running about a month before the flaws became too much.
I wish you well Bryce. You certainly have one heck of a job ahead of you
trying to fix this sorry excuse of an operating system.
Useless Ubuntu - that is what it is and I am no fan of M$. At least XP
Ubuntu is broken, and wasting hours on trying to get the resolution and
refresh rate to work is simply a joke. Mark Shuttleworth and Canonical
need to get their act together and get the basics right - screen
resolution, bit color and refresh rates are basics. Basics Ubuntu still
How Ubuntu can release Fiesty Fawn when it is so Flawed is remarkable.
It just does NOT work.
I wish it did work, I really do. Wasting hours messing around with
xorg.conf is not my idea of an operating system that works!
Fiesty Fawn screen resolution bug at install
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