How to enable kernel mode setting with Intel onboard graphics

Rodd Clarkson rodd at
Fri Mar 6 04:58:19 UTC 2009

On Wed, 2009-03-04 at 11:27 -0800, Tom London wrote:

> The current state of KMS (even with latest rawhide kernel) appears to
> be particular about monitors too.
> I have 2 different monitors I connect with, one works just fine, the
> other needs "nomodeset nopat" to get X/gdm/compiz to work.


Strange question, but what sort of connections are these monitors using.
Are they DVI-D or DSUB?  And is it one of each, or are they the same?

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