[NMLUG] X windows resolution

Gary Sandine nmlug@swcp.com
Sat, 24 Nov 2001 12:16:28 -0700


On Sat, Nov 24, 2001 at 11:56:02AM +0000, Michael Starnes wrote:
> I bought a new hard drive for my linux box and installed Mandrake 7.2.
> The install went ok but X starts up at 1280 X 1024. Everything is too
> small so I'm trying to get it to do 1024 X 768. In XF86Config I first
> tried commenting out all the modelines for 1280 X 1024 then even copied
> the XF86Config file from the old hard drive with no luck. What else is
> controlling resolution?

Is there a symlink /etc/X11/X ?  If so, what is it pointing at?
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