I have an eee 901 (with its tiny screen) and just bought a separate LCD screen. I tried to set the screen resolution with gnome-display-properties, but the maximum in the drop-down menu is 800x600 pixel. How can I change this?
I checked the xorg.conf, but it is more or less empty.
This is on 9.04
PS. My other 9.04 machines ("normal" size laptops) have a lot more alternatives for screen resolution.
SOLVED: The trick is to uncheck "Mirror screens".