Updated card - lower resolution

Rodney Mitchell display at melecom.com.au
Mon Jan 22 23:05:36 CST 2007


On Mon, 2007-01-22 at 22:28 +1030, Brian Astill wrote:
> On Monday 22 January 2007 15:20, Jonathan Wheare wrote:
> > Is there anything about edid in the xorg log?  The newer cards
> > will interrogate the monitor and only allow the modes that it
> > claims it can display.  Adding Option "*NoEDID*" "TRUE" will
> > override this.
> 
> You do mean like this, in xorg,conf, don't you?
> 
> Section "Monitor"
>   identifier "T910B"
>   vendorname "LG Electronics"
>   modelname "Flatron"
>   option "*NoEDID*" "TRUE"
> (rest of stuff)
> 
> 
> That seems to be ignored because Xorg,log.0 shows
> 
> (II) NV(0): Probing for EDID on I2C bus A...
> and so on to:
> (II) NV(0): Supported VESA Video Modes:
> list - highest1280x1024 at 75Hz
> and
> (II) NV(0): Supported Future Video Modes:
> smaller list - highest#5: hsize: 2048  vsize 1536  refresh: 60  
> vid: 16609 
> 
> ie nothing's changed - that ignore EDID has been ignored.
> I tried changing TRUE to true, but it made no difference.
> I also put Option "*NoEDID*" "TRUE" on XF*^Config, but it made no 
> difference, either.
> 
> -- 
> Regards,
> Brian
> 


Hi Brian,

I've had this before....however Google found the nVidia forum site with
all the answers, too hard trying to remember all this stuff, but if you
cannot find it I'll look at conf file on the relevant box, yes it's not
on at the mo.

Regs, Rod.



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