Post install dual-head nouveau setup?

Will Woods wwoods at
Mon May 17 17:21:38 UTC 2010

On Mon, 2010-05-17 at 08:42 -0500, Robert G. (Doc) Savage wrote:

> I have a ThinkPad W700 with a 1920x1200 nVidia display running F13beta
> w/updates. To get 3D I also installed the mesa-dri-drivers-experimental
> package and added nomodeset and rdblacklist=nouveau to grub.conf.

Wait. If you disable nouveau, aren't you going to get the vesa driver?

That'd certainly explain why you aren't getting the video modes you
expect, and why RandR isn't working like you want it to.


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