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Re: Changing DPI in X.org

On Thu, 14 Oct 2010 14:46:37 -0500, Paul Johnson wrote:

> On 10/14/2010 02:40 AM, Camaleón wrote:
>> On Wed, 13 Oct 2010 11:34:30 -0500, Paul Johnson wrote:
>>> I'm running x.org 7.5 on Debian Testing, on a ThinkPad T400 laptop. 
>>> For some reason, it detects the internal display as 96 DPI, when it's
>>> actually 107 DPI.  What's the best way to let x.org know the internal
>>> display's actual DPI?
>> In GNOME and KDE that setting can be tweaked from "fonts settings" (in
>> the former) and "user settings/control center" (in the latter).
> I noticed the "fonts settings" control in GNOME, but this doesn't pass
> the DPI to other programs that check the system DPI setting, such as
> Adobe Reader.

For Acrobat Reader I can't tell -I do not use it nor have it installed, 
but knowing Adobe's policies, it does not surprise me so much (Adobe 
products are not very well integrated within linux systems) :-)

What other programs are causing you troubles?



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