Re: XF86 configuration problems
You may have to change the default resolution for the Xserver. First
off, when you are in X, try pressing <ctrl>-<alt>-+ or
<ctrl>-<alt>--. This should change the resolution, if the problem is
what I think it is. If it changes, then you'll have to edit
/etc/X11/XF86Config file so that it starts at the higher resolutions.
Get back to me, if it works.
>>>>> "wah" == wah <email@example.com> writes:
> Hi all,
> I've had one out of two problems successfully dealt with by the
> collective knowledge on this list, so here come some more...
> I finally found a video card that works with XF86. I went
> through XF86Setup, this time with no problems.
> ...but after XF86Setup is finsished and successfully starts an x
> server, I cant read the text because most of it is off screen. I
> thought I could run xvidtune, but I can't choose that option,
> because it's off screen. I tried running xvidtune from the
> command line, but I get "cannot open display".
> and when I reboot, the xserver starts up, and I can log in, but
> everything is way too big! How do I solve this problem? do I
> edit the XF86Config file?
> Any advice greatly appreciated.
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