>>>>> "ab" == adam beecher <adam at iewebs.com> writes:
ab> Aaaanyway, I have a 21" Dell monitor here, connected to a
ab> machine running Red Hat via a Riva 128 (STB Velocity 128)
ab> video card. I took the defaults when installing cos I dont
ab> like fiddling with video settings (I think that's why my
ab> monitor makes me think I'm going mad as it is - bad refresh
ab> rates). The default res looks like 1024x768 or the next step
ab> up from that, but I would like to go higher. I tried CTRL +
ab> ALT + +, but it doesn't go any higher. Why is that then then?
You need modelines for your desired resolutions, and you'll need to
add references to them into the appropriate Display subsection.
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