[ubuntu-in] Trouble adjusting the monitor's resolution

Dhruv (DST) dhruvtanwar at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 16 02:47:51 GMT 2009



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> Message: 1
> Date: Sun, 13 Dec 2009 18:17:48 +0530
> From: Ninad Pundalik 
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-in] Eroor at the time of booting, Grub Error.15
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> Hi,
> 
> Please have a look at the following link.  It contains a section about
> installing GRUB from live cd.  Karmic has Grub2 by default, and the
> structure of files is slightly different from previous version.  This
> should fix it :)
> 
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Grub2
> 
> > ???? I restart my laptop and login it using Ubuntu Live CD and there is 
> nothing at the location boot/grub/ . >No menu.lst file found.I tried to copy it 
> from BT4(KDE,Ubuntu8.10) and paste it at the location boot/grub/ >but i have no 
> permission to paste on this location.
> > ???? What should i do to boot my all OS?
> >
> 
> Ninad S. Pundalik
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> From: "Dhruv \(DST\)" 
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> Apologies to the forum members for not bottom-posting the earlier message.
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> Regards,
> Dhruv
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> From: "Dhruv \(DST\)" 
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-in] Adjusting the monitor resolution
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> Sent:Mon, 14 December, 2009 11:13:23 AM
> Subject:Re: Adjusting the monitor resolution
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> 
> Hi Ritesh,
> 
> Thanks for your reponse. My computer does not have a NIVDIA card - it has an 
> onboard card. (I know this cause I have a Compaq Presario with an NVIDIA card, 
> and I had the same problem when I installed Ubuntu on that as well. It was easy 
> to install the requisite drivers there and the problem was taken care of by the 
> second restart.) As requested, I'm pasting below the output of the two commands 
> from the terminal: 
> dhruv at dhruv-workstation:~$ glxinfo | grep "direct rendering"
> direct rendering: Yes
> dhruv at dhruv-workstation:~$ lspci -nn | grep VGA
> 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation 
> 82845G/GL[Brookdale-G]/GE Chipset Integrated Graphics Device [8086:2562] (rev 
> 03)
> dhruv at dhruv-workstation:~$ 
> 
> 
> Hi Ashish,
> I did try the System->Preferences->Display option but the maximum resolution 
> option given there is  1024x768. I know for a fact that the Acer X153w monitor 
> supports higher resolutions, which is what I'm trying to get to.
> 
> Hi Majid,
> What kind of kernel updates are you referring to and what does this accomplish 
> and how? I'm not sure I understand since I was under the impression that 
> required updates, including kernel updates, are taken care of by autoupdates or 
> via an upgrade?
> 
> 
> Thanks for your help so far and awaiting further responses.
> 
> Regards,
> Dhruv
> 
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> dhruvtanwar at yahoo.com
> 
> 


Hi,

once again requesting pointers towards a fix for the monitor resolution problem.


 

Regards,
Dhruv
+91-9820778755
dhruvtanwar at yahoo.com


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