[SOLVED] How do I change the Resolution with a Bash Command?
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How do I change the Resolution with a Bash Command?
I am running Debian 6 and I would like to find two good commands relating to the screen resolution. One is how to find out what the current resolution of the monitor is, and the other is a command to change the resolution. I know this has to be so simple, but I can't find it in any of the resources that I have. Thanks in advance!
xrandr is probably what you are looking for. You'll have to read some documentation to find the correct options.
Thanks, Evo2, but this program isn' isntalled on my Debian Squeeze system, when I typed it, nothing happened, and there were no entries in either man or info for it. Perhaps a different command? This is a very basic install, if it matters. I like this basic install because it is helping me get down into the nitty gritty of the OS.