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The solution is simply upgrading to Debian testing (Wheezy). AwesomeMachine View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries View LQ Wiki Contributions Find More Posts by AwesomeMachine 04-01-2013, 06:12 AM #11 shivaa Senior Member If the installation asks you if you want to change the X configuration file use "Yes". Unix & Linux Stack Exchange works best with JavaScript enabled Review your favorite Linux distribution. http://jcibook.net/nvidia-driver/debian-squeeze-video-driver.html

Quote: System > Preferences > Monitors > Under Monitor Preferences, choose any desired Resolution This is working in VMware, but not when debian is installed as standalone OS on my PC. Stavrowsky Linux - Newbie 21 02-12-2012 12:49 PM change screen resolution of xdm login screen in suse linux pseudoxiah Linux - Desktop 2 04-02-2007 09:26 AM how do i change my Notices Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community. Usually xorg chooses correctly, but sometimes it turns into HAL from 2001: A Space Odessy, a computer with such confidence, it provided no means to correct its own errors, kind of

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Distribution: Sun Solaris, RHEL, Ubuntu, Debian 6.0 Posts: 1,800 Blog Entries: 4 Original Poster Rep: Quote: Originally Posted by adamk75 Show us your /var/log/Xorg.0.log file. is pretty much Debian with some default configurations and Openbox by default. Following is output: Code: [email protected]{~}3: lspci |grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Sandy Bridge Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 09) 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc NI Seymour [AMD Join our community today!

current community chat Unix & Linux Unix & Linux Meta your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Search this Thread 02-28-2013, 08:36 AM #1 shivaa Senior Member Registered: Jul 2012 Location: Grenoble, Fr. How can I get an optimal resolution (the native one)? Nvidia Drivers Reddit Bam!

Everything went on smooth, however, when the installation was over I noticed that the resolution was set really low. Debian Nvidia Driver I am currently using the proprietary Nvidia graphics drivers. After installation: reboot Nice! https://wiki.debian.org/GraphicsCard more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed

I've just installed Debian after using Linux Mint for a few months. Nvidia-xconfig Is this limit mathematically correct? share|improve this answer edited Jan 27 '13 at 20:43 answered Jan 26 '13 at 19:18 jcora 1,57362144 I ran Ubuntu first and it worked fine, then when I switched more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed

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All sections are commented out, but may # be uncommented in order to enable them. see here Section "ServerLayout" Identifier "layout1" Screen 0 "screen1" 0 0 EndSection Section "Monitor" Identifier "monitor1" Option "VendorName" "ACME" Option "ModelName" "Generic Autodetecting Monitor" EndSection Section "Device" Identifier "videocard1" Driver "nv" # change Debian Nouveau In fact, an xorg.conf will often cause you problems. Debian Install Nouveau Trying less strict filter... (II) VESA(0): : Using hsync range of 31.78-46.92 kHz (II) VESA(0): : Using vrefresh range of 40.02-60.00 Hz (WW) VESA(0): Unable to estimate virtual size

Futuristic alternative for showering/bathing Is my prison secure? http://jcibook.net/nvidia-driver/debian-driver-nvidia-squeeze.html Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest Then you can delete (or edit) your xorg.conf file to fix this non-functional X server problem. –Michael Kjörling Jan 24 '13 at 9:01 @MichaelKjörling probably so. asked 3 years, 2 months ago viewed 5,410 times active 2 years, 11 months ago Blog New Kids on the Block: Understanding Developers Entering the Workforce Today Related 2NVIDIA Proprietary Driver Debian Intel Graphics Driver

xrandr says: xrandr: Failed to get size of gamma for output default Screen 0: minimum 800 x 600, current 1024 x 768, maximum 1024 x 768 default connected 1024x768+0+0 0mm x I was using Debian Squeeze, that used a kernel version that, apparently, did not support my graphics card. Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting, (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational, (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown. (==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", have a peek here Use "No" for DKMS kernel modules.

Installation run fine and everything is working smoothly. Debian Driver Manager Jessie's nouveau is a fair bit newer, unfortunately there doesn't seem to be a backport. –derobert Mar 24 '14 at 16:55 add a comment| 1 Answer 1 active oldest votes up Contact Us - Advertising Info - Rules - LQ Merchandise - Donations - Contributing Member - LQ Sitemap - Main Menu Linux Forum Android Forum Chrome OS Forum Search LQ

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Then you just restore as often as you need to until youve got it working. –mikeserv Mar 23 '14 at 6:19 nouveau.freedesktop.org/wiki/TroubleShooting/… ... That would explain why you are seeing two, on separate buses (00 and 01, respectively). –Michael Kjörling Jan 24 '13 at 8:59 1 You can use GRUB to add the You should update Xorg and/or the Intel driver, or even update to a distribution that isn't so out of date. Nvidia Old Drivers shivaa View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries View LQ Wiki Contributions Find More Posts by shivaa View Blog 03-03-2013, 03:02 PM #7 goumba Senior

If there's any more potentially useful info please tell me so I could share it. wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/… –mikeserv Mar 23 '14 at 6:15 The above is not offered as an answer primarily because i do not know how applicable it is to Debian. If you have a 64 bit Debian System you also need to install the 32 Bit OpenGL libs. http://jcibook.net/nvidia-driver/debian-squeeze-driver-nvidia.html Now we login as root user.

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If you need to reset your password, click here. To be able to install the non-free driver we will need to add contrib and non-free to our sources.list: nano /etc/apt/sources.list After editing our sources.list it should look something similar to Distribution: Sun Solaris, RHEL, Ubuntu, Debian 6.0 Posts: 1,800 Blog Entries: 4 Original Poster Rep: Hello, When using debian 6.0 in a virtual box, I can easily find an option for goumba View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries View LQ Wiki Contributions Find More Posts by goumba View Blog 03-03-2013, 05:26 AM #6 shivaa Senior

Thus, your # xorg.conf should only be used to override the server when those # defaults are incorrect for your system. # # For full documentation see xorg.conf(5) # Section "Files" It covers all the topics that a competent Linux administrator should master, from the installation and the update of the system, up to the creation of packages...https://books.google.ie/books/about/The_Debian_Administrator_s_Handbook_Debi.html?id=AQk6BgAAQBAJ&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareThe Debian Administrator's Handbook, Debian If not, try xorg --configure. Using a default monitor configuration. (==) Automatically adding devices (==) Automatically enabling devices (WW) The directory "/usr/share/fonts/X11/cyrillic" does not exist.

Using the first Screen section. (==) No screen section available. This site: Debian Wiki is awesome and has lots of how-to's and advice jkirchner View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by How can I use powerful NPCs without overshadowing the player characters? This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

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