2560x1600 display issue. (x11?, nvidia 8800 GTS, hdmi, dvi-d, Dell U3011)

Kevin J. Cummings cummings at kjchome.homeip.net
Sat Apr 9 03:32:48 UTC 2011

On 04/08/2011 11:05 PM, Linuxguy123 wrote:

> Does the nouveau driver use the xorg.conf file the way the proprietary
> driver does, ie does it use modelines ?

For the answer to this question, look at your /var/log/Xorg.0.log file,
and follow the messages of the nouveau driver as it initializes itself
and determines modes and resolutions.  Its very informative.  If it is
excluding the resolutions you want, you'll at least know *why* it is
doing that.

> Thanks !

Kevin J. Cummings
kjchome at verizon.net
cummings at kjchome.homeip.net
cummings at kjc386.framingham.ma.us
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