X starts, but strange screen
bdubbs at swbell.net
Sat Aug 17 07:34:42 PDT 2002
Cliff McDiarmid wrote:
>>Did you try it with a more conventional resolution
>>as 1024 x 768?
>> Did you run:
>>and test it with:
>>XFree86 -xf86config ~/XF86Config.new
>>If you did, what were the results?
>I've done all that, with three other resolutions, inc.
>1024x768. The results were the same.
>But here's something, can you confirm that the "nv"
>driver in X4.2 doesn't support the GeForce Go card that
>I have. This could be the answer. Will install
>Nvidia's own driver and try it.
>P.S. Is the .xinitrc file I have okay?
Well I don't know what the Option "dpms" does, but the rest looks OK.
It sounds to me like its a driver issue.
I would continue to investigate drivers for your card. You might want
to look at
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