[techtalk] resolution

K. Ziel zoop at scc.net
Sat Nov 13 18:56:19 EST 1999

Thanks to everyone that posted regarding my resolution situation.

I ended up using the Xconfigurator and holy high res batman! its great!!!

The only thing that I notice is it looks a bit 'watery' when i scroll through a
page quickly....but at least i can fit a decent number of windows on my desktop
now.  YAY!


On Sat, 13 Nov 1999, you wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Nov 1999, K. Ziel wrote:
> > So...is there an easier way than running through that entire config again? 
> > also..i've run xsetres on solaris before, but didn't seem to be able to find
> > anything similar on my system (redhat)
> Run "Xconfigurator" as root on redhat based systems. Note: If you choose
> more than one resolution, it will start in the smallest and set the
> "virtual" desktop size to the largest. "CTRL ALT +" will cycle through the
> resolutions you've chosen once you start X.
> I find it easiest to only chose one resolution/bitdepth combo. Then I
> don't have to fiddle everytime I start X.
> BTW... That's the second time I've replied to a post and asked a question
> that was answered in the original post. I must be slipping. Sorry about
> that.
> --
> Amos
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