[mythtv-users] [OT] please help with monitor settings

Chad masterclc at gmail.com
Sat Mar 26 07:37:00 UTC 2005

Try changing/messing with the Vert/Horiz refresh lines, running lower
numbers and gradually going higher.  Leave the Res at 1024 and Depth
at 24, and just adjust the refresh rates.  I'd start very low, maybe
35-70 and 40 or 50 on the Vert.


On Fri, 25 Mar 2005 10:10:05 -0800, Ricardo Kleemann
<ricardo at americasnet.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> Sorry this is not mythtv specific, I'm just having a hard time configuring
> the monitor so I can run mythtv under 1024x768.
> I have an older 15" generic monitor. The monitor can certainly do 1024x768,
> it works fine in that mode with windows. In linux, the probed configuration
> states that it can run 1024x768, however when I attempt that mode I just get
> a black screen. I have to use ctrl alt + in order to switch modes to
> 800x600. I get the same behavior in knoppmyth installation as well as FC3
> installation.
> How can I find out what the appropriate values to put into XF86Config are,
> so I can run 1024x768? What is a "safe" modeline for SVGA 1024x768 that I
> can try out?
> Again, that resolution works fine if I boot up windows. Is there a way maybe
> in windows to determine what the settings are?
> Thanks for any help
> Ricardo
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