Re: 1600x1200-100Hz on FC2 with Radeon 7000
From: Peter Köhlmann (Peter.Koehlmann_at_t-online.de)
Date: Fri, 28 May 2004 08:29:03 +0200
> Subject: How to get 1600x1200-100Hz on FC2 with Radeon 7000.
> I just installed "Fedora Core 2 release" and the highest
> resolution/refresh rate I can get is 1600x1200-85Hz. I run Windows XP on
> the same machine and I get 1600x1200-100Hz with the same Radeon 7000 and
> monitor HP P1130 without problems. Note: This mode I get on windows with
> checkbox checked for displaying only monitor supported refresh rates.
> So, the clear conclusion is that this mode is fine with my hardware and
> officially supported.
> I tried to find XF86Config, but this file is not anywhere in FC2!?
> In general now, I am puzzled how Xconfiguration is supposed to be done
> now with FC2!? I tried to figure out how somebody is supposed to
> configure additional mode video mode with specific refresh rate.
> Can somebody help me on how to get 1600x1200-100Hz on FC2 with Radeon
> 7000 on my monitor HP P1130.
Why on earth do you want to do that? It stresses the monitor more and it has
no visible effect. Additionally, it uses more energy
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