resolution large

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at
Wed Feb 23 12:45:00 PST 2005

On Wed, 23 Feb 2005 14:37:35 -0600, Neil on Xorg
<neil-on-xorg at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I don't know if I joined the right mailing list. I got my X to be displayed
> on my hdtv @1920x1080 interlace resolution. However, the image or a terminal
> screenis larger than my hdtv screen. I am not able to see the title bar of
> it, I don't see the taskbar either. I don't know if there is a fix for this
> but I would be glad if someone can help me. I've research and found out that
> they call it overscan.
> Please help
> Neil

You may have to tweak your modelines.  here's a link to common
hd/sd/edtv modelines:


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