[Newlug] Possible video card problem
don at seiler.us
Wed Apr 2 18:46:00 CST 2003
You should know what kind of video card it is. As in nvidia or ati. For
starters find that.
On Wed, 2 Apr 2003, Michael Anderson wrote:
> I had the exact problem when i installed slackware 9.0. Well, i think i had
> the same problem. what i did was went into the /etc/X11/XF86Config opened
> that file with vi, had to make it executable first, and then went down to
> where the video card section was, and changed the two spots where it says
> driver to "vesa". first you might want to run the command xf86config. This
> will set up your video card and monitor for you. but if that doenst work,
> then try the config file. and, you might not have the latest version of
> XFree86, which i dont and still need to get around to but im still weary of
> the compiling process. anyway, hope this helps.
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