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Old 08-30-2003, 07:36 PM   #1
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KDE problems with Redhat 7.0


I installed Redhat 7.0 and everything works fine, except when I start KDE it's in 16 colours with 640x480 resolution. How do I change it?
 
Old 08-30-2003, 07:48 PM   #2
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easy. Just open the setup program as root and configure the Xserver.
 
Old 08-30-2003, 07:58 PM   #3
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You configure the X server by running the program (as root)

Xconfigurator
letter case has to be exact
 
Old 08-30-2003, 08:01 PM   #4
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could be done with setup

root@whatever# setup [enter]

it will open a menu; the last choice is configure xserver
there you select the monitor type and the video card; after that you are able to select the size of the screen and the bitrate of the colors and test it.
 
  


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