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I have a GeForce FX 5200... and I want to clone my screen to my TV. This is the contents of my xorg.conf. What should I change to get it ...
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    TV-Out Clone


    I have a GeForce FX 5200... and I want to clone my screen to my TV.
    This is the contents of my xorg.conf. What should I change to get it to work?
    Code:
    # XFree86 4 configuration created by pyxf86config
    
    Section "ServerLayout"
    	Identifier     "Default Layout"
    	Screen      0  "Screen0" 0 0
    	InputDevice    "Mouse0" "CorePointer"
    	InputDevice    "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"
    EndSection
    
    Section "Files"
    	RgbPath      "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/rgb"
    	ModulePath   "/usr/X11R6/lib/modules/extensions/nvidia"
    	ModulePath   "/usr/X11R6/lib/modules/extensions"
    	ModulePath   "/usr/X11R6/lib/modules"
    	FontPath     "unix/:7100"
    EndSection
    
    Section "Module"
    	Load  "dbe"
    	Load  "extmod"
    	Load  "fbdevhw"
    	Load  "glx"
    	Load  "record"
    	Load  "freetype"
    	Load  "type1"
    	Load  "v4l"
    EndSection
    
    Section "InputDevice"
    	Identifier  "Keyboard0"
    	Driver      "kbd"
    	Option	    "XkbModel" "pc105"
    	Option	    "XkbLayout" "dk"
    EndSection
    
    Section "InputDevice"
    	Identifier  "Mouse0"
    	Driver      "mouse"
    	Option	    "Protocol" "IMPS/2"
    	Option	    "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
    	Option	    "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
    	Option	    "Emulate3Buttons" "yes"
    EndSection
    
    Section "Monitor"
    	Identifier   "Monitor0"
    	VendorName   "Monitor Vendor"
    	ModelName    "Unknown monitor"
    	HorizSync    31.5 - 37.9
    	VertRefresh  50.0 - 70.0
    	Option	    "dpms"
    EndSection
    
    Section "Device"
    	Identifier  "Videocard0"
    	Driver      "nvidia"
    	VendorName  "Videocard vendor"
    	BoardName   "NVIDIA GeForce FX (generic)"
    	# TV Out Setup
    	Option      "TVStandard" "PAL-B"
    	Option      "TVOutFormat" "SVIDEO"
    EndSection
    
    Section "Screen"
    	Identifier "Screen0"
    	Device     "Videocard0"
    	Monitor    "Monitor0"
    	DefaultDepth     24
    	SubSection "Display"
    		Viewport   0 0
    		Depth     16
    		Modes    "800x600" "640x480"
    	EndSubSection
    	SubSection "Display"
    		Viewport   0 0
    		Depth     24
    		Modes    "800x600" "640x480"
    	EndSubSection
    EndSection
    
    Section "DRI"
    	Group        0
    	Mode         0666
    EndSection

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    Refer to my post here

    It's got my xorg.conf there, which clones the screen to the TV.
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