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Can't set resolution below 1280x1024 on RH9

Have just upgraded a Dell Latitude C800 laptop to Red Hat 9 from 7.2.
It has a 1400x1050 max display and a 32MB ATI Rage 128 Mobility graphics card.
In redhat-config-xfree86, I've set the display type to 
"Dell 1400x1050 Laptop Display Panel".  

When I start X I can only get 1400x1050 or 1280x1024.  It won't change to
1024x768, which makes the laptop useless as I need to connect it to a

When I change the Modes line in XF86Config from:
    Modes    "1400x1050" "1280x1024" "1280x960" "1152x864" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"

to just:

    Modes    "1024x768"

I get the error below when starting X.  Anyone have any ideas, apart from
downgraded to Red Hat 8???

% startx >& /tmp/out
% cat /tmp/out

XFree86 Version 4.3.0 (Red Hat Linux release: 4.3.0-2)
Release Date: 27 February 2003
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 6.6
Build Operating System: Linux 2.4.20-3bigmem i686 [ELF] 
Build Date: 27 February 2003
Build Host: porky.devel.redhat.com
	Before reporting problems, check http://www.XFree86.Org/
	to make sure that you have the latest version.
Module Loader present
OS Kernel: Linux version 2.4.20-20.9custom (root skua quadstone co uk) (gcc version 3.2.2 20030222 (Red Hat Linux 3.2.2-5)) #3 Tue Sep 2 16:52:17 BST 2003 F
Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting,
         (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational,
         (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(==) Log file: "/var/log/XFree86.0.log", Time: Wed Sep  3 16:38:06 2003
(==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/XF86Config"

Samsung LTN150P2-L01    
Color, Single, TFT
(EE) R128(0): Virtual height (0) is too small for the hardware (min 128)
(EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.

Fatal server error:
no screens found

When reporting a problem related to a server crash, please send
the full server output, not just the last messages.
This can be found in the log file "/var/log/XFree86.0.log".
Please report problems to xfree86 xfree86 org 

XIO:  fatal IO error 104 (Connection reset by peer) on X server ":0.0"
      after 0 requests (0 known processed) with 0 events remaining.
Michael Keightley <Michael Keightley quadstone com>    Tel: +44 131 240 3137
Systems Manager, Quadstone Limited,                    Fax: +44 131 220 4492
16 Chester Street, Edinburgh EH3 7RA, Scotland         http://www.quadstone.com

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