[PLUG] Dell config on Mandriva&Ubuntu

Aditya Godbole aag.lists at gmail.com
Sun Sep 28 08:04:01 PDT 2008


On Sun, Sep 28, 2008 at 5:01 PM, Ranjit Bhonsle <ranjya at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Got a DELL SE198WFP from Compuciti today :-)
> Did not include a power cord :-(
> Configured on Mandriva 2008....a bit difficult.
> I had to choose the nearest DEll monitor and then change
> the resolution using vi & xorg.conf.
> Configured on Ubuntu Hardy....easy
> no editing of xorg.conf.
> In drop down of resolution selected other
> and it expanded to give resolution of 1440x900.
>

If you do your configuration correctly and select the correct monitor
and graphics driver, you should get 1600xsomething at least. That is
if you want it :)

-aditya



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