Hardy Heron causes HP-9000 series laptop LCD Display to "Burn" during Shutdown or Reboot

David Vincent dvincent at sleepdeprived.ca
Fri May 23 22:25:17 UTC 2008


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Harry Wert wrote:
> Answering my own post. Problem solved.
> The LCD Display specs and my nvidia GeForce Go 6150 graphics card
> revealed my Vertical refresh rate in the /etc/x11/xorg.conf was out of
> bounds for my HP Pavillion dv9000 series Laptop. The corrected
> portion of the xorg.conf file is:
>
> Section "Monitor"
>     Identifier    "Generic Monitor"
>     Option        "DPMS"
>     Horizsync    28-72
> #    Vertrefresh    43-60
>     Vertrefresh    43-50
> EndSection
>
> Works correctly for all cases. You may have saved my Laptop!

Awesome!  Glad to help Harry.

- -d


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