[mythtv-users] Wrong Aspect Ratio

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Thu Sep 6 14:23:19 UTC 2007


On Wed, 2007-09-05 at 20:27 -0700, Gabe Rubin wrote:
> On 9/5/07, Gabe Rubin <gaberubin at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 9/5/07, Daniel Kristjansson <danielk at cuymedia.net> wrote:
> > > On Wed, 2007-09-05 at 10:40 -0700, Gabe Rubin wrote:
> > > > How do you turn off ximerama?
> > > Xinerama is provided either by Xorg or your video driver. I think in
> > > your case the nvidia driver is enabling it because you have twinview
> > > enabled or otherwise have configured two screens.
> >
> > How do I make sure that I don't have the enabled?  Just comment out
> > any twinview lines in xorg.conf?  Kind of weird that it happened on
> > the transition to fc7, but I will see if I have older xorg.conf files
> > from before and what the diff is.  Also, I have never knowingly
> > enabled xinerama or twinview, and only have one monitor.
> >
> I doublechecked my xorg.conf file and there is nothing there to
> indicate i am setting two screens or twinview.  Is there something
> specific I should look for?

Anything in /var/log/Xorg.0.log indicating that xinerama or twinview
is enabled. The log line may tell you at least whether Xorg or nvidia.ko
is enabling it.

-- Daniel



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