Still trying to get to 1680x1050 WAS: Upgrade to 8.04 stuck in 800x600

Frank McCormick fmccormick at
Tue Oct 21 21:04:13 UTC 2008

Pierre Frenkiel wrote:
> On Tue, 21 Oct 2008, Frank McCormick wrote:
>> Part of my xorg.conf  AFAIK there is not intel driver with Ubuntu Hardy
>    actually, the intel driver is available:
>    I installed yesterday a 22" LG lcd monitor: I was unable to use it with
>    the i810 driver, and it works perfectly with the intel driver,
>    at 1680x1050.
>    I just used gtf to get the Modeline line
As you have no doubt realized, that was my problem too. The i810 driver
won't handle this LG monitor. Whereas the Intel drive does beautifully.

Thanks for the tip.

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