Noveau resolution

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Fri Sep 20 04:29:38 UTC 2013

On Sun, 2013-09-01 at 18:25 -0700, Chuck Forsberg WA7KGX wrote:
> The current Noveau does not support the native 2500x1600 resolution
> of my 30 inch monitor.  Thje most Noveau can hack is 1600x1200,
> about half of what the monitor can do.

It's Nouveau. noUveau. no U veau. There are two Us in it, is what i'm
trying to say.

This is likely not a bug at all but a limitation of the hardware you are
driving it from or the cable you are using. 2560x1600 requires you to be
using a dual-link DVI, HDMI or DisplayPort connection. Check that your
display adapter is capable of dual-link, you are using a dual-link
enabled port on the display adapter, and you are using a dual-link
Adam Williamson
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