Re: KDE3.2.1 X resolution [FIXED]
On Saturday 27 March 2004 17:58, Adeodato Simó wrote:
> You have two options: (1) restore "-dpi 100" in Xservers, so that
> you'll have the same as you had before upgrading [note that you'll
> have to change back your KDE fonts]; (2) stay in 75, 75 (which is
> what XFree detects is appropiate for your card, I think/it seems)
> and change/tweak *once* the font-size for GTK apps, just as you did
> in KDE.
I did some research and evidence suggested that XFree86 should be able to
calculate the resolution automatically, given the correct info.
It obviously wasn't able to pull the LCD display for this info via the
mechanism described in the manual.
So I took a ruler and manually measured the physical size of the LCD diplay in
millimeters and entered it into the monitor section of XF86Config-4 using the
This worked. XFree86 now correctly finds the dpi to be 96x96 dpi.
Thanks for the hints.
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