Xorg initial resolution broken
markk at knigma.org
Sun Oct 14 06:20:19 PDT 2007
In message <20071014075931.3c5ec756.rpratt1950 at embarqmail.com>, Randy
Pratt <rpratt1950 at embarqmail.com> writes
>I'm having the same default resolution (1280x1024) problem using the
>updated xf86-video-mga-1.9.100 driver and additionally am unable to
>switch modes using the ctrl-alt-keypad +/- keys (Option "Dont Zoom"
>I reverted to the xf86-video-mga-1.4.7 driver and the desktop is
>my normal 1024x768 resolution and the mode switch keys work. Alas,
>as my eyes age, the higher resolutions are unreadable.
>Are you perhaps using the xf86-video-mga driver? If so, reverting
>to the older version may be another temporary workaround.
Indeed, yes - xf86-video-mga-1.9.100 is the port upgrade the broke it.
The trouble with portupgrade -a is I don't always know what's changed ;)
Mark A. R. Knight finger: markk at knigma.org
Tel: +44 7880 556751 http://www.knigma.org/
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