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Old 04-22-2008, 11:50 AM   #1
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DirectFB problem on Fedora


I am trying to run a DirectFB applicaton and I get the following errors:

DirectFBCreate: Setting desktop resolution to 2225744x-1074480784 failed
Using default resolution.
DirectFBCreate: Setting desktop format failed. Using default format.
DirectFBCreate: Setting desktop buffer mode failed. No virtual resolution support or not enough menory? Falling back to system back buffer.
DirectFBCreate: Setting system memory desktop back buffer failed ! Using front buffer only mode.

What is causing these problems?
If you need more info I can provide you with that.


Old 05-01-2008, 10:28 AM   #2
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what can your monitor do?

2) have a look into /etc/X11/xorg.conf and see what resolutions are showing up.

AFAIK no monitor is capable of your current resolution if I read it as one.


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