I´m having problems configuring my notebook with it´s intel 852GM
video chipset. It´s the first time to me to configure this chipset, and all i
get is 800x600. In WinXP it can 1024x768 and i want this resolution under linux.
This is what i tryed.
I´m on linux Debian Testing, with the i810_drv.o patched by Alan Hourihane
posted here (Option ForceBios 640x480=1024x768), with and without the 855patch
for the memory problem, but it just don´t work.
After that i tried the 6.9.0 but it is the same.
tellme, whats the next step, what should i try?
Posting a log file would help.
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the configuration as is after doing dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg in Debian
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The lof of the previous Configuration
I was trying to fix the problem ramndomly changin thins looking in forums with
for recomendations about similar problems. I coudn't try every combination.
For your information, actualy the linux kernel is 2.6.12 Debian dist, and the
Xserver is Xorg 6.9.0 compiled in the laptop yesterday 8th january. without any
It's a classic problem. Your BIOS is broken. Try and find an updated one.
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new bios, new log
ok, i change my bios from 38.00.33 to 38.00.35
no change i can see.
Now what should i do ?
I've just uploaded another test driver as well, to see if this changes anything.
Give that a try (i.e. the i810_drv.so for 7.0)
sorry ignore that.
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