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another X and monitor question

On Tue, 2 May 2000, Tewksbury, Chuck wrote:

> Newbie question here... does the monitor rate you select in X affect the
> command prompt interface?  
> I have a monitor that is shaking like a leaf in certain modes in X but it
> also shakes in text mode... so I am thinking it is not an X configuration
> issue.

No, unless it's horribly old and you X settings somehow damaged it. ;)

I remember the first time I installed Slackware off floppies onto a
486DX2, after reading thru the docs that came with the "X" set of
floppies I was worried that my monitor would blow up when I tried to
start X. Can't get more newbie than that. ;) 

Niall Kavanagh, niall at
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