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Old 08-28-2004, 02:35 PM   #1
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Talking Cant get display to show up in kde


Everything works fine so far, but dont get display to show under peripherals on control center. (KDE) I'd like to knock my resolution down a notch,
I get reaalllly tiny print... lol

Thanks in advance...

Old 08-28-2004, 02:55 PM   #2
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It is the RedHat display configuration tool ported to Debian. Install it with:
dpkg -i xconf*.deb
and run it with the command "xconf" as root (root has to be able to open an x program). It is an easy GUI way to change settings.

I don't know why display isn't listed in kcontrol.
Old 08-28-2004, 03:01 PM   #3
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if nothing works from gui mode then u may try these
this commad depends on ur distro
then too see of this works



or u need to edit the file ' /etc/X11/XF86config' file manully

also u take a BACKUP of one before doing some editng
incase something goes wrong.....

Old 08-28-2004, 06:00 PM   #4
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No worries...

I got an error getting the package, i'm not concerned, but thanks for the help!



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