Follow Techotopia on Twitter

On-line Guides
All Guides
eBook Store
iOS / Android
Linux for Beginners
Office Productivity
Linux Installation
Linux Security
Linux Utilities
Linux Virtualization
Linux Kernel
System/Network Admin
Scripting Languages
Development Tools
Web Development
GUI Toolkits/Desktop
Mail Systems
Eclipse Documentation

How To Guides
General System Admin
Linux Security
Linux Filesystems
Web Servers
Graphics & Desktop
PC Hardware
Problem Solutions
Privacy Policy




Debian GNU/Linux Reference Guide
Prev Home Next

9.4.2 Hardware detection for X

To enable hardware detection during the X configuration stage, install the following packages prior to installing the X system:

  • discover – hardware identification system.

  • mdetect – mouse device autodetection tool.

  • read-edid – hardware information-gathering tool for VESA PnP monitors.

Debian GNU/Linux Reference Guide
Prev Home Next

  Published under the terms of the GNU General Public License Design by Interspire