On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 06:46:33PM -0700, Gary Kline wrote:
>               I've changed my mind:: if I go to 20" i can get widescreen
>               with 1680x1050, so my current 1284x1024 would fit.  IFF
>               xorg know what kind of beast this is:-)

Xorg can "talk" to modern monitors using the ddc2 protocol (but only
with a DVI connection, AFAICT). Effectively the monitor tells Xorg what
it's capable of WRT resolutions, rehresh rates etc. It's pretty neat.

R.F.Smith                                   http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/
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