External display for (NEC Versa P8100) laptop

Erik Christiansen erik at dd.nec.com.au
Tue Apr 11 02:46:56 UTC 2006

On Mon, Apr 10, 2006 at 11:47:33AM +0200, Pupeno wrote:
> Ubuntu uses XOrg, a fork of XFree86 which is very, very similar. All
> that works with XFree86 should work with XOrg. The configuration file
> has the same syntax and is located on /etc/X11/xorg.conf
> Hope it helps.

Many thanks, Pupeno.
(Several hours googling, yesterday, had led me to a similar conclusion,
but not any further. :-(

When I just plug in the external display, it actually works during
booting. Maybe I should star a new thread, for this more generic issue.


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