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Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Re: white screen lock up

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  • Stephen Lau
    Hi Bill, Actually...on X 4.1.0, it was replaced with a Display parameter: Option Display where is replaced by either FP, CRT,
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      Hi Bill,
      Actually...on X 4.1.0, it was replaced with a "Display"
      parameter:

      Option "Display" "<whatever>"

      where <whatever> is replaced by either FP, CRT, Mirror, or BIOS

      -steve

      On Fri, Jul 13, 2001 at 03:19:32AM -0000, basic@... wrote:
      > Hi Rich,
      > Thanks for the tip. I'll certainly give it a try. I must say that this is the first
      > mention of this particular option that I have ever heard. Can you briefly explain it's
      > purpose?
      > Meanwhile I will be testing it.
      >
      > Thanks and regards,
      > Bill W.
      > --- In linux-dell-laptops@y..., Rich Pinkall Pollei <whraven@w...> wrote:
      > > > FWIW, I disabled DRI in my XF86Config-4 file, and I still have
      > > > problems with white screen lock up on log out. I tried power
      > > > up/logout several times and the problem still exists approx 40% of
      > > > the time.
      > >
      > > Do you have `Option "UseBIOSDisplay"' in the Device section of
      > > XF86Config-4?
      > >
      > > ---
      > > Where there's smoke, there's toast.
      >
      >
      >
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