Originally Posted by netllama
The 4096 limitation was eliminated in the 1.0-8756 driver which was released a few weeks ago.
That is very strange, because this is what I get in my log:
(II) NVIDIA X Driver 1.0-8756 Wed Mar 29 15:15:38 PST 2006
(II) NVIDIA(0): Assigned Display Devices: DFP-0, DFP-1
(II) NVIDIA(0): Validated modes:
(II) NVIDIA(0): "2560x1600,1600x1200"
(II) NVIDIA(0): Virtual screen size determined to be 4160 x 1600
(WW) NVIDIA(0): Virtual screen width of 4160 pixels is too large; clamping to
(WW) NVIDIA(0): 4096
(WW) NVIDIA(0): Mode "2560x1600,1600x1200" is larger than virtual size 4096 x
(WW) NVIDIA(0): 1600; discarding mode
(EE) NVIDIA(0): Failure to construct a valid mode list: no modes remaining.
The complete log file is attached, but as far as I can tell the lines above are the important ones.