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22009Re: I8600 with fedora: need a XF86config file for WXGA 1280x800 thanks!

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  • mathieucoppey
    Dec 1, 2003
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      Thanks a lot!

      it works great!!

      --- In linux-dell-laptops@yahoogroups.com, Anil K Pugalia alias Pugs
      <listmails@s...> wrote:
      > Try out the attached file, I just downloaded it & it works for me on
      > Inspiron 8600
      >
      > Thanks Pugs
      >
      > =}On Thu, 27 Nov 2003, mathieucoppey wrote:
      > =}
      > =}Hello,
      > =}
      > =}I have some problem with the screen display on fedora. Fedora don't
      > =}recognize automatically my monitor, so I change the XF86config file to
      > =}a new file found on the web. But the only files I have found are for
      > =}1600x1050 WS(U)XGA+ display... And I have just a WXGA 1280x800
      > =}monitor. With this file the length display is ok, but the height
      > =}display have some problem: it is too much large for the monitor, and I
      > =}have to scroll with my mouse to see all the desktop.
      > =}
      > =}Do you know where I can find a XF86config file for my dell laptop?
      > =}
      > =}Thanks in advance!
      > =}
      > =}PS: I am french, so escuse me for my awfull english...
      > =}
      > =}
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      > # File generated by xf86config.
      >
      > #
      > # Copyright (c) 1999 by The XFree86 Project, Inc.
      > #
      > # Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person
      obtaining a
      > # copy of this software and associated documentation files (the
      "Software"),
      > # to deal in the Software without restriction, including without
      limitation
      > # the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute,
      sublicense,
      > # and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the
      > # Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
      > #
      > # The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be
      included in
      > # all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
      > #
      > # THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND,
      EXPRESS OR
      > # IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF
      MERCHANTABILITY,
      > # FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT
      SHALL
      > # THE XFREE86 PROJECT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER
      LIABILITY,
      > # WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM,
      OUT OF
      > # OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE
      > # SOFTWARE.
      > #
      > # Except as contained in this notice, the name of the XFree86
      Project shall
      > # not be used in advertising or otherwise to promote the sale, use
      or other
      > # dealings in this Software without prior written authorization from the
      > # XFree86 Project.
      > #
      >
      > # **********************************************************************
      > # Refer to the XF86Config(4/5) man page for details about the format of
      > # this file.
      > # **********************************************************************
      >
      > # **********************************************************************
      > # Module section -- this section is used to specify
      > # which dynamically loadable modules to load.
      > # **********************************************************************
      > #
      >
      > Section "Module"
      > # This loads the DBE extension module.
      >
      > Load "dbe" # Double buffer extension
      >
      > # This loads the Type1 and FreeType font modules
      > Load "type1"
      > Load "speedo"
      >
      > # Load "freetype"
      > # Load "xtt"
      >
      > # This loads the GLX module
      > # Load "glx"
      > # This loads the DRI module
      > # Load "dri"
      > Load "glx" # 3D layer
      >
      > # This loads the miscellaneous extensions module, and disables
      > # initialisation of the XFree86-DGA extension within that module.
      >
      > Subsection "extmod"
      > Option "omit xfree86-dga" # don't initialise the DGA extension
      > EndSubsection
      > EndSection
      > # **********************************************************************
      > # Files section. This allows default font and rgb paths to be set
      > # **********************************************************************
      >
      > Section "Files"
      > # FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/"
      >
      > # The module search path. The default path is shown here.
      >
      > # ModulePath "/usr/X11R6/lib/modules"
      >
      > # The location of the RGB database. Note, this is the name of the
      > # file minus the extension (like ".txt" or ".db"). There is
      normally
      > # no need to change the default.
      >
      > RgbPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/rgb"
      >
      > # Multiple FontPath entries are allowed (which are concatenated
      together),
      > # as well as specifying multiple comma-separated entries in one
      FontPath
      > # command (or a combination of both methods)
      > #
      > # If you don't have a floating point coprocessor and emacs,
      Mosaic or other
      > # programs take long to start up, try moving the Type1 and
      Speedo directory
      > # to the end of this list (or comment them out).
      > #
      >
      > # FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/local/"
      > FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/misc/"
      > FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/:unscaled"
      >
      > # FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/:unscaled"
      > FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Speedo/"
      > FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/Type1/"
      >
      > # FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TrueType/"
      > # FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/freefont/"
      > FontPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/"
      > EndSection
      > # **********************************************************************
      > # Server flags section.
      > # **********************************************************************
      >
      > Section "ServerFlags"
      > EndSection
      > # Uncomment this to cause a core dump at the spot where a signal is
      > # received. This may leave the console in an unusable state, but may
      > # provide a better stack trace in the core dump to aid in debugging
      >
      > # Option "NoTrapSignals"
      >
      > # Uncomment this to disable the <Crtl><Alt><Fn> VT switch sequence
      > # (where n is 1 through 12). This allows clients to receive these key
      > # events.
      >
      > # Option "DontVTSwitch"
      >
      > # Uncomment this to disable the <Crtl><Alt><BS> server abort sequence
      > # This allows clients to receive this key event.
      >
      > # Option "DontZap"
      >
      > # Uncomment this to disable the <Crtl><Alt><KP_+>/<KP_-> mode switching
      > # sequences. This allows clients to receive these key events.
      >
      > # Option "Dont Zoom"
      >
      > # Uncomment this to disable tuning with the xvidtune client. With
      > # it the client can still run and fetch card and monitor attributes,
      > # but it will not be allowed to change them. If it tries it will
      > # receive a protocol error.
      >
      > # Option "DisableVidModeExtension"
      >
      > # Uncomment this to enable the use of a non-local xvidtune client.
      >
      > # Option "AllowNonLocalXvidtune"
      >
      > # Uncomment this to disable dynamically modifying the input device
      > # (mouse and keyboard) settings.
      >
      > # Option "DisableModInDev"
      >
      > # Uncomment this to enable the use of a non-local client to
      > # change the keyboard or mouse settings (currently only xset).
      >
      > # Option "AllowNonLocalModInDev"
      > # **********************************************************************
      > # Input devices
      > # **********************************************************************
      >
      > # **********************************************************************
      > # Core keyboard's InputDevice section
      > # **********************************************************************
      >
      > Section "InputDevice"
      > Identifier "Keyboard1"
      > Driver "Keyboard"
      > Option "XkbModel" "inspiron"
      > Option "XkbLayout" "us"
      >
      > # For most OSs the protocol can be omitted (it defaults to
      "Standard").
      > # When using XQUEUE (only for SVR3 and SVR4, but not Solaris),
      > # uncomment the following line.
      >
      > # Option "Protocol" "Xqueue"
      >
      > Option "AutoRepeat" "500 30"
      >
      > # Specify which keyboard LEDs can be user-controlled (eg, with
      xset(1))
      > # Option "Xleds" "1 2 3"
      >
      > # Option "LeftAlt" "Meta"
      > # Option "RightAlt" "ModeShift"
      >
      > # To customise the XKB settings to suit your keyboard, modify the
      > # lines below (which are the defaults). For example, for a non-U.S.
      > # keyboard, you will probably want to use:
      > # Option "XkbModel" "pc102"
      > # If you have a US Microsoft Natural keyboard, you can use:
      > # Option "XkbModel" "microsoft"
      > #
      > # Then to change the language, change the Layout setting.
      > # For example, a german layout can be obtained with:
      > # Option "XkbLayout" "de"
      > # or:
      > # Option "XkbLayout" "de"
      > # Option "XkbVariant" "nodeadkeys"
      > #
      > # If you'd like to switch the positions of your capslock and
      > # control keys, use:
      > # Option "XkbOptions" "ctrl:swapcaps"
      >
      > # These are the default XKB settings for XFree86
      > # Option "XkbRules" "xfree86"
      > # Option "XkbModel" "pc101"
      > # Option "XkbLayout" "us"
      > # Option "XkbVariant" ""
      > # Option "XkbOptions" ""
      >
      > # Option "XkbDisable"
      >
      > Option "XkbRules" "xfree86"
      > EndSection
      > # **********************************************************************
      > # Core Pointer's InputDevice section
      > # **********************************************************************
      >
      > Section "InputDevice"
      > # Identifier and driver
      >
      > Identifier "Mouse1"
      > Driver "mouse"
      > Option "Protocol" "Auto"
      > Option "Device" "/dev/mouse"
      >
      > # Mouse-speed setting for PS/2 mouse.
      >
      > # Option "Resolution" "256"
      >
      > # When using XQUEUE, comment out the above two lines, and uncomment
      > # the following line.
      >
      > # Option "Protocol" "Xqueue"
      >
      > # Baudrate and SampleRate are only for some Logitech mice. In
      > # almost every case these lines should be omitted.
      >
      > # Option "BaudRate" "9600"
      > # Option "SampleRate" "150"
      >
      > # Emulate3Buttons is an option for 2-button Microsoft mice
      > # Emulate3Timeout is the timeout in milliseconds (default is 50ms)
      >
      > Option "Emulate3Buttons"
      > # Option "Emulate3Timeout" "50"
      >
      > # ChordMiddle is an option for some 3-button Logitech mice
      >
      > # Option "ChordMiddle"
      > EndSection
      >
      > Section "Monitor"
      > Identifier "Dell Inspiron 8600"
      > VendorName "Dell"
      > ModelName "Dell 1280x800 Laptop Display Panel"
      > HorizSync 31.5-100.0
      > VertRefresh 30.0-90.0
      > UseModes "16:10"
      >
      > # Sony Vaio C1(X,XS,VE,VN)?
      > # 1024x480 @ 85.6 Hz, 48 kHz hsync
      > #ModeLine "1024x480" 65.00 1024 1032 1176 1344 480 488
      494 563 -hsync -vsync
      >
      > # TV fullscreen mode or DVD fullscreen output.
      > # 768x576 @ 79 Hz, 50 kHz hsync
      > #ModeLine "768x576" 50.00 768 832 846 1000 576 590
      595 630
      >
      > # 768x576 @ 100 Hz, 61.6 kHz hsync
      > #ModeLine "768x576" 63.07 768 800 960 1024 576 578
      590 616
      > EndSection
      >
      > Section "Modes"
      > Identifier "16:10"
      > Modeline "1280x800" 107.21 1280 1360 1496 1712 800 801 804 835
      > Modeline "1280x800" 123.38 1280 1368 1504 1728 800 801 804 840
      > Modeline "1280x800" 147.89 1280 1376 1512 1744 800 801
      804 848
      > Modeline "1680x1050" 147.14 1680 1784 1968 2256 1050 1051
      1054 1087
      > Modeline "1680x1050" 188.07 1680 1800 1984 2288 1050 1051
      1054 1096
      > Modeline "1680x1050" 214.51 1680 1800 1984 2288 1050 1051
      1054 1103
      > Modeline "1680x1050" 256.20 1680 1808 1992 2304 1050 1051
      1054 1112
      > Modeline "1920x1200" 246.59 1920 2064 2272 2624 1200 1201
      1204 1253
      > Modeline "1920x1200" 282.74 1920 2072 2280 2640 1200 1201
      1204 1260
      > Modeline "1920x1200" 337.58 1920 2072 2288 2656 1200 1201
      1204 1271
      > EndSection
      >
      > Section "Device"
      > Identifier "NVIDIA GeForce4 4200"
      > VendorName "NVidia"
      > BoardName "NVIDIA GeForce4 (generic)"
      > Driver "nv"
      > VideoRam 65536
      > Option "DPMS"
      > EndSection
      >
      > Section "Screen"
      > Identifier "Screen1"
      > Device "NVIDIA GeForce4 4200"
      > Monitor "Dell Inspiron 8600"
      > DefaultColorDepth 24
      >
      > Subsection "Display"
      > Depth 8
      > Modes "1280x800"
      > ViewPort 0 0
      > EndSubsection
      >
      > Subsection "Display"
      > Depth 15
      > Modes "1280x800"
      > ViewPort 0 0
      > EndSubsection
      >
      > Subsection "Display"
      > Depth 16
      > Modes "1280x800"
      > ViewPort 0 0
      > EndSubsection
      >
      > Subsection "Display"
      > Depth 24
      > Modes "1280x800"
      > ViewPort 0 0
      > EndSubsection
      > EndSection
      > # **********************************************************************
      > # ServerLayout sections.
      > # **********************************************************************
      >
      > # Any number of ServerLayout sections may be present. Each describes
      > # the way multiple screens are organised. A specific ServerLayout
      > # section may be specified from the X server command line with the
      > # "-layout" option. In the absence of this, the first section is used.
      > # When now ServerLayout section is present, the first Screen section
      > # is used alone.
      >
      > Section "ServerLayout"
      > # The Identifier line must be present
      > Identifier "Simple Layout"
      > Screen "screen1"
      >
      > # Each InputDevice line specifies an InputDevice section name and
      > # optionally some options to specify the way the device is to be
      > # used. Those options include "CorePointer", "CoreKeyboard" and
      > # "SendCoreEvents".
      >
      > InputDevice "Mouse1" "CorePointer"
      > InputDevice "Keyboard1" "CoreKeyboard"
      > EndSection
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