View Single Post
Old 11-21-03, 02:27 PM   #5
Fifteen-K Saiyan Bastard
TheOneKEA's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Somewhere in England, waiting for ROTK and drooling over the A64 3000+
Posts: 417
Send a message via ICQ to TheOneKEA Send a message via AIM to TheOneKEA Send a message via Yahoo to TheOneKEA

It does sound like a problem with your refresh rate and/or your horizontal sync range. If you set your horizontal sync range too low or too high you can fUx0r a flatpanel pretty easily. Most flatpanels are supposed to complain when you do that, but perhaps yours does not.

If you still have Windows installed, boot it and write down what the horizontal sync and vertical refresh rates are. Then try those values in XF86Config and see what happens when you only start the X server (don't run startx, just type X and hit Enter).
/me \/\/@|\|t5 $$$$$ F0r @|\| u65r 3|33t G@/\/\1|\|G r1G

Proud user of teh Fox of Fire - Mozilla Firefox 0.8

Registered Linux User #289618
TheOneKEA is offline   Reply With Quote