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Date:      Thu, 3 May 2007 09:52:19 +0200
From:      "Victor Engmark" <victor.engmark@gmail.com>
To:        "=?ISO-8859-1?Q?Dag-Erling_Sm=F8rgrav?=" <des@des.no>
Cc:        FreeBSD Questions <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: How to find HorizSync / VertRefresh rates?
Message-ID:  <7d4f41f50705030052q10878c03tc8cb5a454027bfb5@mail.gmail.com>
In-Reply-To: <86irbbfa8n.fsf@dwp.des.no>
References:  <7d4f41f50704300202y366d468cu61a81b27786130c8@mail.gmail.com> <86irbbfa8n.fsf@dwp.des.no>

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On 5/2/07, Dag-Erling Sm=F8rgrav <des@des.no> wrote:
>
> "Victor Engmark" <victor.engmark@gmail.com> writes:
> > I'm trying to create a pristine xorg.conf, but I've been unable to
> > find proper values for HorizSync and VertRefresh for my Dell Latitude
> > D610.
>
> These parameters are meaningless for an LCD panel.  Leave them out,
> and X.org will DTRT.  The wrong values will *not* fry your panel.
>

OK, I'll settle for that one. But then, why do I get a warning that the
default HorizSync rate is out of the DDC rates for my screen? I assume that
the screen will report a bogus value when queried about the rate if it's no=
t
applicable. X.org should be able to detect such values, to avoid any false
warnings. Anyone else think this warrants a bug report?

--=20
Victor Engmark
Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum videtur - What is said in Latin, sounds
profound



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