help configuring ubuntu 7.10 on my laptop
s.g.a at bigpond.net.au
Tue Nov 27 12:39:41 UTC 2007
thanks for your suggestions, I will follow them up when I get a chance
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From: "Paul Kaplan" <pkaplan1 at comcast.net>
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Sent: Tuesday, November 27, 2007 8:18 PM
Subject: Re: help configuring ubuntu 7.10 on my laptop
>I found that the gui display config module w/ kubuntu which was stellar
> an internal LCD on a laptop didn't do as well with a dual monitor setup (I
> have a T43 w/ on-board intel graphics).
> Try dual monitor page at the ubuntu wiki; it has some guidance. Also, I
> recently that the current version of xorg doesn't require the xorg.conf
> although it seems to get installed. If you're intrepid w/ the command
> you could rename the existing file and see if X starts correctly w/ the
> Lastly, try the Thinkpad site and list (linux-thinkpad.org).
> Good luck,
> On Tuesday 27 November 2007 2:31:41 am steve wrote:
>> Hi all from a new linux user and new to this users list.
>> I would like help please to be able to use the external monitor attached
>> to my Lenovo ThinkPad T61 laptop. I have set out, as clearly as I can,
>> the relevent hardware/software specs. and my difficulties, in the
>> attached text file.
>> Thanks in anticipation,
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