Created attachment 22619 [details]
I've got a few LCD panels available for a laptop that won't come up with the VESA driver as is. There was an old patch available in the F9 packages and Ubuntu 8.04 packages that allows it to work properly.
Created attachment 22620 [details] [review]
patch from F9 & U8.04 that makes it work
more details should be available on the Ubuntu bug report, DDCprobe information, edid information.
Created attachment 22622 [details]
Xorg log with no xorg.conf
I can confirm that http://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/driver/xf86-video-vesa/commit/?id=817fb65fc3a95d6c34952f241c92ba2d3760968e