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Bug 160893

Summary: Unable to obtain the right resolution for DVI panel
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: xavier.loup
Component: xorg-x11Assignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List <xgl-maint>
Status: CLOSED CANTFIX QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 4CC: olivier.baudron, slamb
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Description xavier.loup 2005-06-18 05:25:46 UTC
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Description of problem:
I have a Sony HX93 monitor with a DVI connection.
The right resolution for this monitor is 1280 x 1024.

With Fedora Core 3, I could use this resolution without any trouble.
With Fedora Core 4, this resolution is unavailable.

I have tried with the nv and nvidia driver.
I have tried using "Sony SDM-HX93" monitor and "LCD panel 1280x1024"

system-config-display let me choose a resolution of 1280x1024.
gnome-display-properties don't let me choose a resolution of 1280x1024.

Xorg.log file :
(II) NV(0): Mode "1280x1024" is larger than BIOS programmed panel size of 1024 x 768.  Removing.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
xorg-x11-6.8.2-37

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open gnome-display-properties.
2. Try to choose 1280x1024
3. Only 1024x768 (or smaller) resolution is avalaible

Additional info:

Comment 1 xavier.loup 2005-06-18 05:27:44 UTC
I made a mistake : The problem is only with nv driver. Nvidia binary driver
works OK.

Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2005-06-23 19:21:22 UTC
The line:

(II) NV(0): Mode "1280x1024" is larger than BIOS programmed panel size of 1024 x
768.  Removing.

Indicates that your BIOS claims the panel size is 1024x768, so this appears to
be a BIOS bug.  Have you recently updated your BIOS?

Make sure you do not have the proprietary Nvidia drivers even installed, as
they overwrite Red Hat supplied X server modules, resulting in an unsupported
installation.  Reinstall all xorg-x11 rpms if you have installed nvidia
proprietary drivers previously, in order to restore the Red Hat supplied
modules and ensure a clean install.

If that does not solve the problem, please report the issue to X.Org at
http://bugs.freedesktop.org in the "xorg" component, and paste the URL
here and we will track the issue in the upstream bugzilla.

Thanks in advance.



Comment 3 xavier.loup 2005-06-29 07:29:36 UTC
I have created a bug report in X.Org bugzilla :
https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3654

Comment 4 Olivier Baudron 2005-07-31 07:36:19 UTC
xorg-x11-6.8.2-45 fixed a bios related issue: linux-native-pciscan patch was 
broken. Can you give it a try?

Comment 5 Olivier Baudron 2005-07-31 08:20:05 UTC
*** Bug 162020 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 6 Mindy Preston 2005-08-17 15:19:18 UTC
I am seeing this bug with a Dell 2405FP connected through DVI and
xorg-x11-6.8.2-45 did not fix it.

Comment 7 Olivier Baudron 2005-08-17 15:30:29 UTC
In reply to comment #3:

> I have created a bug report in X.Org bugzilla :
> https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3654

Please update your report there, because it is currently void (except for the
title).

In reply to comment #6:

> xorg-x11-6.8.2-45 did not fix it

Is -37 the last version known to work for this issue ?

Comment 8 Olivier Baudron 2005-08-17 15:58:24 UTC
Can someone having this problem attach his /var/log/Xorg.0.log ?

Comment 9 Walter Justen 2005-08-26 10:14:52 UTC
*** Bug 160869 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 10 xavier.loup 2005-10-26 08:15:38 UTC
This big is still present with xorg-x11-6.8.2-37.FC4.49.2

I'll attach my xorg.conf and Xorg.0.log files

Comment 11 xavier.loup 2005-10-26 08:16:58 UTC
Created attachment 120400 [details]
xorg configuration file

Current xorg configuration file

Comment 12 xavier.loup 2005-10-26 08:18:06 UTC
Created attachment 120401 [details]
xorg log file

Current xorg log file

Comment 13 Mike A. Harris 2006-06-27 16:03:03 UTC
The upstream bug report indicates that this is not something that can be
fixed currently:

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3654

Closing as "CANTFIX".  If they are able to provide a fix in the future
however, and it makes it into an X.Org release, it will appear in a future
Fedora release.


Comment 14 Scott Lamb 2006-08-19 06:40:04 UTC
*** Bug 203218 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***