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Old 01-05-2004, 12:49 AM   #1
diskotek
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small resolution on laptop


Hi there, I have recently installed slackware 9.1 onto my Satellite 4090XCDT notebook, and the installation seem to be fine, im using fluxbox as the X manager, thats ok, but the screen looks to be about 800*600 and not 1024*768, and it only uses up about 2/3's of the TFT screen, so there is still quite a bit of room left around the sides of the TFT screen that still can be used. I want it so it uses up all the TFT screen (1024*768)

Any help on this would be appreciated

Stephen
 
Old 01-05-2004, 01:13 AM   #2
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look in the /etc directory i think it was, there sould be a file that determine what screen realution to tell teh video card to use (assuming it suports that resolution)
 
Old 01-05-2004, 01:15 AM   #3
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Yeh i had a bit of a muck around with the XF86Config, Seems that my video card doesnt support the 24bit depth, so i chucked it on 16bit, works fine.

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