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Re: X appears to get the wrong resolution

On Sun, 29 Jun 2014 22:35:23 +0200
Bzzzz <lazyvirus@gmx.com> wrote:

> On Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:13:43 -0400
> Steve Litt <slitt@troubleshooters.com> wrote:
> > I just worked around the thing and went on to other things. Please
> > note the preceding xrandr output was *after* applying my
> > "solution".
> This isn't a solution but a bad hack; you obviously
> have a bad resolution formerly registered with xrandr.
> Restart X without your hack and use the --delmode
> switch to get rid of this mode.

I obviously can't argue this isn't a bad hack, but it works, as far as
I can tell it has no serious side effects, so I moved on to other

Or, in the words of Phil Barnett:

"While it would be nice to spend days figuring it out, I spent minutes
and got past it."

Not that --delmode would have taken days, but once I hacked it, my
desire to go farther evaporated.


Steve Litt                *  http://www.troubleshooters.com/
Troubleshooting Training  *  Human Performance

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