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Re: Changing DPI in X.org

On Mi, 20 oct 10, 10:51:03, Jörg-Volker Peetz wrote:
> You could also calculate a display size in "mm x mm" according to the
> LCD resolution and the desired DPI value and set it in the "Monitor"
> section of /etc/X11/xorg.conf, e.g.,
>   DisplaySize  285  214

According to my experience and the upstream bug log it is not a question 
of proper detection[1], Xorg simply forces DPI 96 irrespective of the 
correct DPI detected/calculated from EDID.

[1] Though I could be wrong, I don't recall seeing any logs from Paul

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