F13 lxde spin

Just installed fedora 13 on one of my beloved lenovo x60s’s. after a

sudo yum upgrade

its a quite nice point-and-click distro! only problem i had was that X discovered, and expanded my desktop to, two monitors. quite odd as i only got the one (even more so as the x60s only got one video-out)!
when checking the log i found it:

cat /var/log/Xorg.0.log | grep monitor
[    28.312] (**) |   |-->Monitor "<default monitor>"
[    28.312] (==) No monitor specified for screen "Default Screen Section".
	Using a default monitor configuration.
[    28.672] (II) intel(0): Output LVDS1 using monitor section LVDS1
[    28.787] (II) intel(0): Output VGA1 has no monitor section

LVDS1?? simply disabling it worked as a charm tho

sudo touch /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/01-disable-DVI.conf
# open it in your editor of choice and enter
Section "Monitor"
	Identifier		"LVDS1"
	Option		"Ignore"	"true"
EndSection

When choosing a music-player i went with deadbeef, imo the best one as it does what its supposed to do and isnt trying to be something else! After installing it i plugged in my cheapest-on-the-shelf usb-speakers, to get em to work i messed around with alsa and asound.conf for about five minutes before i went the gui-way and installed pulse audio control

sudo yum install pavucontrol

and pointed and clicked my way there!

// sluggo

m4s0n501

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