[ubuntu-uk] video choppiness!

Adam Bagnall ajb35 at kent.ac.uk
Tue Mar 6 19:52:53 GMT 2007

> Hi, 
> Im experiencing choppiness when video playback. its fine in a smaller screen but in a bigger screen the choppiness occurs. Previously ive changed the video card name after doing something in terminal. I had to change it from "vesa" to "via". 
> can anyone help??
> regards
> javad
You could check that the line still says

Driver   "via"

rather than

Driver   "Vesa"

in the file /etc/X11/xorg.conf

If it's somehow gone back to vesa, then run the command "gksudo gedit 
/etc/X11/xorg.conf" change the line and then save.

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