Problems with Updates

Kennneth P. Turvey kt-usenet at
Wed Nov 5 22:25:23 UTC 2008

On Wed, 05 Nov 2008 14:32:22 -0400, Derek Broughton wrote:

> Kennneth P. Turvey wrote:
>> On Sun, 02 Nov 2008 20:51:09 -0400, Derek Broughton wrote:
>>> It took me about 3 days of fiddling to get an xorg.conf that gave me
>>> dual screen on an i810 adapter.  Would you like me to send my
>>> xorg.conf?
>>>  We could have a miracle, and it might work for you :-)
>> Probably not, but the fact that you got it to work is encouraging.  On
>> the off chance you have the same laptop as I do, what is the make and
>> model of your laptop?
> HP pavillion DV 6000 with Display controller: "Intel Corporation Mobile
> 945GM/GMS/GME, 943/940GML Express Integrated Graphics Controller (rev
> 03)"

Rather than spending the time on this, isn't there an easy way to switch 
between video drivers without trashing the system?  


Kenneth P. Turvey <kt-usenet at>

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