Re: [linux-dell-laptops] inspiron 5k problem
- Haedn Thorn wrote:
> --- Ben Anderson <benanderson.us@...> wrote:true, not horribly different. but I believe the problem is in the
>>one thing I always do when installing gentoo (don't
>>know if it's the
>>best way to do it or not, but it seems to work ok)
>>is boot the
>>computer with knoppix. Knoppix has always detected
>>information correctly for me. Then save the
>>xf86config file and use
>>that. Oh shoot - you want xorg don't you? Well, I
>>knoppix in a while but I heard debian is still using
>>xfree. Is the new
>>suse xorg? There's a live dvd you can find in the
>>that would generate the xorg config file for you.
> I believe the file formats for xorg and xfree are
> nearly identical. You should be able to at least start
> with one and come to the other with fairly little effort.
drivers not the config since *nothing* gives me lcd out when I can get
I'll try the config in a few days when I can pay attention..