nvidia GeForce 7200 GS and 1600x1200 resolution
Karl F. Larsen
klarsen1 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 12 13:07:36 UTC 2009
Mihamina Rakotomandimby (R12y) wrote:
> Karl F. Larsen wrote:
>>> On a 8.10 system, my nvidia GeForce 7200 GS is not automatically
>>> recognized and I cannot go to my favorite 1600x1200 resolution.
>>> Have you got an xorg.conf, somewhere, that I could copy/paste on an
>>> Ubuntu to get that resolution, with the opensource drivers?
>>> I dont wanna use the nvidia binary drivers.
>> You can get the good that work fine non-ubuntu nvidia drivers using
>> the sympatic download tool. You look for the nvidia file and d/l that
>> and then reboot.
> Via Synaptic?
> What package exactly?
> I dont want to use the proprietary drivers.
If you do not want to use the proprietary drivers, then get a new
computer without nvidia parts. For nvidia to work properly you must have
these drivers, period.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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