Jaunty and Radeon 7500

Eberhard Roloff tuxebi at gmx.de
Thu Sep 24 15:31:29 UTC 2009


Brian Blater wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 8:15 PM, Clay Weber <claydoh at midmaine.com> wrote:
>> Hmm., sorry it did not work. I have the same model laptop/video card as the
>> blogger, though mine does not have the higher-res screen .
>> I wonder if it is something with the new xorg version from when that was
>> posted.
>>
>> have you tried out krandrtray? it may list more resolutions.
>>
>> clay
> 
> Yeah, I've tried several different things in the xorg.conf, krandrtray
> etc and the only thing it shows is 1024x768 or lower. I'm beginning to
> wonder if this either has the lower res screen or has a problem, but I
> remember when it was originally running XP I was getting 1400x1050.
> 
> I wish I could run an ATI proprietary driver just to see if that did
> anything, but none of the new ones support the older cards.
> 
Exactly this is the reason that I switched to Nvidia and 
never regretted.

regards
Eberhard





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