Any idea what I have done wrong? I couldn't get much help by going through the manual pages. I have rebooted about 3 times and still didn't get 1280×1024.
# xorg.conf (X.Org X Window System server configuration file)
# This file was generated by dexconf, the Debian X Configuration tool, using
# values from the debconf database.
# Edit this file with caution, and see the xorg.conf manual page.
# (Type "man xorg.conf" at the shell prompt.)
# This file is automatically updated on xserver-xorg package upgrades *only*
# if it has not been modified since the last upgrade of the xserver-xorg
# Note that some configuration settings that could be done previously
# in this file, now are automatically configured by the server and settings
# here are ignored.
# If you have edited this file but would like it to be automatically updated
# again, run the following command:
# sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh xserver-xorg
Identifier "Configured Video Device"
Identifier "Configured Monitor"
Identifier "Default Screen"
Monitor "Configured Monitor"
Device "Configured Video Device"
Modes "1280x1024" "1152x864" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480" "720x400"
Stefan Wagner wrote:What does
If you don't have a better idea, I would try Depth "16".
campbell@queeg:~$ egrep "^\(EE\)|\(WW\)|\(NI\)\(\?\?\)" /var/log/Xorg.0.log
(WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(WW) The directory "/usr/share/fonts/X11/cyrillic" does not exist.
(WW) intel(0): Disabling Xv because no adaptors could be initialized.
Campbell Ritchie wrote:Good grief Jesper not knowing about a Linux problem is a bit like Rob Prime not knowing about a programming question.
Joe Ess wrote:
One interesting thing to this community: Rumor has it that Ubuntu is not going to update Sun Java in the repository. OpenJDK is the default Java from now on.
Campbell Ritchie wrote: . . . and ended up in text-only mode. So I tried deleting the depth line and only left "1280x1024" under mode and rebooted and . . .
Peter Johnson wrote:Personally, I never install any of the Java-related stuff using the Linux package manager. .... Hey, it's platform independent. so why not!
Yes, as I said, with the nomodeset option
Pat Farrell wrote: . . . You probably have this fixed by now. . . .
Peter Johnson wrote:I noticed the laptop making an annoying popping sound about every 20-30 seconds
Maneesh Godbole wrote:As I write this, I am downloading 9.10 (Karmic Koala) on my home laptop. Still 9 more hours to go @30KBps . Can't wait.
Anybody upgraded already? Any problems?
Christophe Verré wrote:This thread is a bit old... 10.04 is out now... oh well