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    Display problem in Redhat 9

    I have just installed the REdhat 9 in virtual PC.At the end of the installation the settings i accepted was
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    800*600 Resolution.
    Now after the installation,when i rebooted the machine,then the display is not coming.when i move the mouse ,i see blurred images ,which i can't even recognize.

    I booted the redhat in Nongui mode and there it was working fine.there when i run the command
    then again the screnn become red,yellow and other color strips are seen on the screen.

    when i try to run the startx,then again the screen become full of the color strips.

    Is there any way i can resolve this problem,so that i can work on the gui mode of the linux

  2. #2
    Linux Newbie
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    San Antonio, TX
    Redhat 9 is a very old distrobution, have you tried a newer distro or a newer kernel that might have better support for the virtual PC video interface?

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    Still the problem not resolved.

    I have installed the fedora core 4 ...but still the same issue coming.
    Anyone ,who can help me regarding this issue..

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    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    Jun 2006
    Chandigarh, India
    execute 'system-config-display' command and configure display and resolutions. in case your Monitor is not listed in Monitors List, select 'Generic'.

    It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
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