trouble with graphics card intel and ubuntu 8.04

NoOp glgxg at
Fri May 23 22:19:42 UTC 2008

On 05/23/2008 02:56 PM, Leonardo Crochik wrote:
> xrandr show as best option 1280X800, no mention to 1280X1024. Looking
> at Xorg.0.log, I can see that the driver "intel" is being used, that
> it recognizes my chipset as 945G (i don't know if there is any
> difference between it and 945GC) and that it doesn't print any error
> message (although xorg.conf mention 1280X1024 as a resolution needed).
> Running "915resolution -l", I can see many possible resolutions,
> including "Mode 58 : 1280x1024, 32 bits/pixel", but I can't use it. I
> don't know what to do. Today, I installed ubuntu 8.04 in another
> computer, and the best resolution it gave was 800X600 256 colors!
> (again ubuntu feisty gave a better resolution). Nobody else have this
> problem?? Thanks,

*Save your existing /etc/X11/xorg.conf files before doing this*:

Boot using recovery mode. Select the 3rd option to fix X, then option 1
to continue to boot.

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