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From: Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o>
Subject: Re: No xorg.conf but GNOME works great?
Date: Tue, 7 Mar 2006 10:58:20 +0100
On Tuesday 07 March 2006 05:14, Charles Read wrote:
> Hi everybody!
>
> So I followed the GNOME install from the website, and I can totally
> run GDM and get into my desktops.  But the screen resolution is off
> and there is no xorg.conf file in /etc/X11 to edit.  I am running an
> HP dv5000 notebook with the Turion AMD 64.  Any help?

Xorg got so advanced it does not need a configure file. It doesn't know 
exactly what is desired in all cases though. There are a number of ways 
to create a config file. One way is to use "X -configure". There should 
be a manual on configuring X somewhere among the docs.

Paul

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