[Novalug] screen resolution, continued
novalugml at jgcomp.com
Mon May 18 18:16:19 EDT 2009
On Mon, May 18, 2009 at 03:57:41PM -0400, Nino R. Pereira wrote:
> following your lead I did apt-get install xresprobe and then
> sudo ddcprobe, on the computer that runs Debian.
> I get what's in the message below. It says
> that the videocard is a Matrox Graphics,
> Any suggestions?
> for AcerX243W:
> vbe: VESA 3.0 detected.
> oem: Matrox Graphics Inc.
> vendor: Matrox
> product: Matrox G550 00
Matrox G550. I thought I remembered something strange about the
550, I have the 450 in one box.
I presume you are using the digital, rather than the analog connector.
According to Matrox, that card does a max of 1280x1024 digital.
Strangely, it can do 2048 x 1536 analog.
Time for a different card?
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