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Old 11-28-2002, 03:38 AM   #1
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Question reset video resolution


Just installed LIINUX tonight. My eyes are getting tired from the tiny characters on the screen. How do I decrease my display resloution?
 
Old 11-28-2002, 04:15 AM   #2
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The file that you need to edit may be one of the following:

/etc/X11/XF86Config
/etc/X11/XF86Config-4

If you can post the linux distro that you are using, someone might be able to tell you the configuration that you can use.
 
Old 11-28-2002, 06:02 PM   #3
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You might want to look at /etc/lilo.conf [if your distro is using that ;)]
and look for lines like
vga = 791

e.g. change to 788 for 800x600

man lilo and man lilo.conf for details :}

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