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Old 03-08-2004, 10:38 PM   #1
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Make Screen Resolution 1024x768


Im am having some trouble getting the Screen Resolution to be 1024x768 its currently 800x640.

I tried editing this file
/etc/X11/XF86Config

This is what it currently is

Section "Screen"
Identifier "Screen0"
Device "Videocard0"
Monitor "Monitor0"
DefaultDepth 24
SubSection "Display"
Depth 24
Modes "1024x768"
EndSubSection
EndSection

(the bit i edited)

can someone help me im not sure why its not working
 
Old 03-08-2004, 11:11 PM   #2
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I don't know if it is renamed, but Redhat 9 had a tool
redhat-config-xfee86

RO
 
Old 03-08-2004, 11:34 PM   #3
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thanks ill download the RPM, and see if that works
 
Old 03-09-2004, 01:43 AM   #4
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isn't it a /etc/X11/XF86Config-4 ? if so, it is the file you have to edit.
i may be wrong, but i think that XF86Config was for XFree 3.x versions but it's still present in most distros.
 
Old 03-09-2004, 02:22 AM   #5
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So i did edit the right file than, why isnt it working than.
 
  


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