Grainy X Windows and KDE.
dmitri_furman at hotmail.com
Thu Feb 17 17:29:05 GMT 2005
Thank you Greg. Yes it is native resolution for the display. This is what
I run Windows on. It is also using 60 Hz for refresh rate.
>From: Greg Barniskis <nalists at scls.lib.wi.us>
>To: Dmitri Furman <dmitri_furman at hotmail.com>
>CC: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
>Subject: Re: Grainy X Windows and KDE.
>Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2005 10:02:01 -0600
>Dmitri Furman wrote:
>>Dear FreeBSD experts. Your help with this would be greatly appreciated. I
>>spent a week now trying to setup FreeBSD on my Dell Dimension 8200
>>Desktop. Most of the time was spent setting up Xorg to work. I have
>>Nvidia video card GeForce MX4400 with 32 MB or RAM. I had to rebuild
>>kernel to make Nvidia driver work. I am able to run in 1024x768 mode but
>>picture is really grainy. I specified depth at 24 and also tried 32. I
>>have a 15" Flat Panel monitor. If anyone had any luck or has some
>>pointers on what I have to do to resolve grainy colors problem please let
>>me know what I need to do. Thank you.
>Is 1024x768 the "native" resolution of your flat panel? My experience with
>LCDs is that any deviation from the OEM's recommended resolution is likely
>to result in an ugly display.
>The more expensive the panel is, the better it is likely to look at
>alternate resolutions, but generally "there can be only one" with regard to
>best image quality.
>Greg Barniskis, Computer Systems Integrator
>South Central Library System (SCLS)
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