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Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Re: Fn+F8

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  • Alexandre Tessier
    ... I have no experience with ATI. You should see the doc of the ATI driver. ... Yes it is. Another example: Option MetaModes 1280x1024,1600x1200;
    Message 1 of 7 , Oct 24, 2005
      Sandro Dentella wrote:
      >> It depends on the video card.
      >> With a nvidia card I think it is easier to use TwinView, with a config
      >> like (piece of my xorg.conf on my C840/GeForce4):
      >> Driver "nvidia"
      >> Option "TwinView" "on"
      >> Option "TwinViewOrientation" "Clone"
      >> Option "ConnectedMonitor" "DFP, DFP"
      >> Option "MetaModes" "1600x1200,1600x1200; 1600x1200,NULL;
      >> NULL,1600x1200"
      >> Option "SecondMonitorHorizSync" "31.5-90.0"
      >> Option "SecondMonitorVertRefresh" "59.0-85.0"
      >> Option "UseEdidFreqs" "on"
      >>
      >> Then I switch using <Crtl><Alt><KP_+> or <Crtl><Alt><KP_-> instead of
      >> <Fn><F8>.
      >
      >
      > That's interesting. Do you know wheter this should be possible with ATI
      > Radeon card too? (No TwinView I think).

      I have no experience with ATI. You should see the doc of the ATI driver.

      >
      > Is it possible to use different MetaModes like:
      > "MetaModes" "1400x1050,1280x1024"

      Yes it is.
      Another example:
      Option "MetaModes" "1280x1024,1600x1200;
      1024x768@1600x1200,1600x1200; NULL,1600x1200"

      >
      > *:-)
      >
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