[ubuntu-us-nm] Display problems

Researcher Taylor research at lawlearners.org
Fri Jun 15 05:08:11 UTC 2012


Here's what I found out by experimentation...

The problem I was seeing was caused by an odd sized Dell monitor that 
I'm guessing the developers didn't anticipate.  If you connect an 17 or 
19 inch monitor, Ubuntu can recognize it and simply shows up in the 
monitors GUI as 'Dell 19" '.

My monitor was an 18", so in monitors it said "unrecognized" so it must 
have something to do with a signal being sent back to the computer from 
the monitor.

I fixed my problem by getting a different monitor that Ubuntu WOULD 


On 06/14/2012 05:56 AM, Anthony Ortega wrote:
> I don't know if this may hep but during upgrade and i assume your 
> still running 10.04 LTS it may have uninstalled the opengl package. 
> maybe check to see if it is installed. I have read a couple of post 
> that point to this issue. Maybe

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