[lug] Laptop screen gets out of sync

Andrew R. Diederich diederic at boulder.net
Thu Aug 22 16:09:50 MDT 2002

I've had the same problem with my IBM thinkpad, but it happens all the
time.  Only on SuSE 8.0, though, I don't have the problem with recent
Krud.  It works fine on the monitor, but not on the LCD.  I haven't come
up with a SuSE solution yet.


On Thu, 22 Aug 2002, j davis wrote:

> Wayde,
>   I missed a few post....what driver did you end up using..
> nv or nvidia..or something else?
> Thanks,
> jd
> >From: "J. Wayde Allen" <wallen at lug.boulder.co.us>
> >Reply-To: lug at lug.boulder.co.us
> >To: "List: Boulder Linux User's Group" <lug at lug.boulder.co.us>
> >Subject: [lug] Laptop screen gets out of sync
> >Date: Thu, 22 Aug 2002 15:30:36 -0600 (MDT)
> >
> >
> >One interesting thing I've discovered on my new laptop is that after the
> >screen saver runs the screen ends shifted half way.  The bottom of th
> >screen ends up accross the middle of the display with the top part
> >beginning underneath that and running off the bottom of the screen.
> >(Think of wrapping the display around a cylinder and rolling this up half
> >way.)  Seems like a synchronization problem, but I haven't determined how
> >to fix it.  Thought I'd see if there are any ready made fixes out there?
> >
> >- Wayde
> >   (wallen at lug.boulder.co.us)

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