[rescue] Using a Lightwave with a 220R

Lionel Peterson lionel4287 at verizon.net
Wed May 25 06:10:07 CDT 2005

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "William Enestvedt" <William.Enestvedt at jwu.edu>
To: "The Rescue List" <rescue at sunhelp.org>
Sent: Monday, May 23, 2005 8:30 AM
Subject: Re: [rescue] Using a Lightwave with a 220R

>   Sometime I have to fiddle with the video that a given _display_ will
> take, but the VKM has never been an issue before. My hunch is that the
> newer card and a relatively current monitor are having trouble
> negotiating a sync rate they both support because of the presence of the
> adapter and the older KVM. (Is this crazy?)
>   I have one such combination where I just use an rc script to force
> the resolution & refresh at boot time.

Why not set the EEPROM values to force the resolution (or are you only 
speaking of X Windows settings)?

On my systems with non-13W3 framebuffers (PGX-24, Raptor GFX) I set the 
output device to something like:


(From memory - please don't use the above without verifying it is 
appropriate for your framebuffer)

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