Acer 1440x900 LCD Displays support in 7.0?

Gary Jennejohn gary.jennejohn at
Sat Mar 8 18:42:51 UTC 2008

On Sat,  8 Mar 2008 13:58:28 +0000 (UTC)
dfeustel at wrote:

> I have an Acer 1440x900 LCD which only works in 64-bit AMD OpenBSD 4.2
> in 1280x1024 mode and even that only when I replace the default ATI
> driver with the VESA driver. Will 64-bit FreeBSD 7.0 run the display
> at the full 1440x900 resolution?
> My motherboard is a k9n  neo and my video card is a Sapphire Radeon
> x550.

Probably not. The radeon driver (automatically loaded by the ati driver)
doesn't seem to support the X550 directly (man radeon).

Gary Jennejohn

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