Bug#316635: [Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#316635: Fwd: Re: xfce4-mcs-manager: Resolution settings not accessible through Display
> Hi Cyril
> Thanks for the offer; I'm copying this into the BTS as I guess it ought
> to be tracked.
Why not. I was thinking of a sum up after a few mails :-)
> It was after I switched to sid sources, a few months back that the
> problem arose and not only did I lose the means to switch resolutions
> but I lost 1280X800 (it reverted to 1280X960). Only when I switched
> to xorg did I recover the correct resolution but the xfce4 bug persisted.
Then we've got 2 bugs, 1 concerning XFree, 1 concerning Xfce4. Haven't we?
> Sorry but I had trouble creating a snapshot; I don't particularly want
> to install gnome and
> $ xwd | convert - /tmp/snapshot.png
> bash: convert: command not found
I forgot to say that convert is part of the imagemagick package.
> I'll dig around and try to send one later but my previous mail describes
> what I see.
Ok, but a screenshot seems important to me, that helps "visualizing" the
Do you think you could try a non-official package of mine, printing
various debug informations? (I'm NOT a Debian Developer, then it IS
dangerous; but maybe you can trust my "devotion" to Debian and my work
to patch the bugs of Xfce .)
Your mail was worth the BTS. Next one could be private, we'll sum up all
informations every time we find something interesting. Do you agree?
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