if you are using csh (or derivative) us:
startx >& startx.log
you can also try to set up your monitor (using the buttons on the
monitor), I guess playing with mode lines would help also...
is the screen
1) squeezed (i.e. you still see all the lines) or
2) do you just see part of screen (i.e. only 700 out of 1024 lines)?
number one would be probably easy to fix using just the monitor set up
buttons, but number 2 is a bit more complicated... you would probably
have to change the mode lines... and that's black magic for most of the
people, read some docs and experiment, or try to find mode lines for
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> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
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> > On Wed, Oct 11, 2000 at 02:41:10PM -0400, A R (email@example.com) wrote:
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> > > > On Mon, Oct 09, 2000 at 12:45:49PM -0500, Cavaiani, Don (Don.Cavaiani@plexus.com) wrote:
> > > > > Can anyone tell me why my X-window appears in a "letterbox" format - i.e.,
> > > > > it only uses about 2/3 of the 15" monitor? I can't figure out how to get it
> > > > > to the full screen format?
> > > >
> > > > Do:
> > > >
> > > > $ startx 1> startx.log 2>&1
> "Unexpected token after & " appears on the screen after doing it....
> > > >
> > > > Post the output file (startx.log) along with your XF86Config file.
> > > I have the same problem, is is only a small square in the center if
> > > the screen. My XF86Config file is here
> > Repost with XF86Config **AND** the output from your X server, as
> > specified above.
> > I suspect bad modelines.
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