Re: Screen wrapping


 This seems more of a X issue, then gnome's. Mail me
"/etc/X11/xorg.conf" file.

On Tue, 2007-11-06 at 12:35 -0800, Philip Weingart wrote:
> Hi, all,
> Newbie here.
> I'm using Fedora Core 7 i386 and Gnome 2.18.3 as a
> visual environment. I've got a problem with screen
> wrap: about 1/8" of the left-hand edge of the display
> shows up on the right side of the screen, as though
> it's wrapped around.
> I know this is not the monitor's fault, as then entire
> screen image, including the wrapped portion, moves
> when I adjust the image location through the monitor.
> It's likely not the card's fault either, as I don't
> see any indication of the wrap while the machine is
> booting up, on the bios display or the Fedora bootup
> screen (I'll double-check this, though).
> That leaves the visual environment. It looks to me as
> though there's a few hundred bits chopped off the
> beginning of the raster scan when it paints the screen
> image, resulting in the entire image being out of
> phase by that many pixels; this would result in an
> image like what I'm seeing. 
> Another artifact of the problem is that the mouse
> pointer is a few pixels off where the system thinks it
> is, so I have to click to the right of a radio box to
> get that box checked, whereas if I click on the box, I
> miss it.
> Does anybody have the slightest idea whether this
> condition is adjustable, configurable, or fixable?
> Help!
> Thanks.
> Phil W., UNIX-literate, raster-knowledgeable, Gnome newbie
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