[ILUG] XF86Setup - I need help.
lbedford at wbtsystems.com
Mon Apr 26 15:32:22 IST 1999
In message <372467F6.5EAD141F at usa.net>, little.fluffy.cloud at usa.net writes:
>I have been trying to setup my display adapter and monitor.
>Everytime I do this and switch to KDE resolutions appear fine
>except the screen seems split into 6 columns. When every I
>click the mouse the menu drops down and is repeated 6 times
>accross the screen. Doesn't always logout.
>Card = ATI 3D RAGE IIc - 4MB
>Monitor = RM 1569ME
>Set for 1280x1024 16bit colour in a.n.other GUI OS.
Does it do it at all resolutions, (try Ctrl-Alt-Keypad+ to cycle)...
if not, then remove the resolutions it doesn't like (edit /etc/X11/XF86Config
for redhat, /etc/XF86Config for vanilla XF86).
If it does, then update XF86 by grabbing either the updates for your distribution, or the tgz files from
Liam Bedford System Administrator
WBT Systems Phone: 01 4170153
Block 2, Harcourt St, Dublin 2
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