Resolution problems in x and CLI

Chris Hill chris at
Sun Dec 7 08:00:27 PST 2003

On Sat, 6 Dec 2003, Minnesota Slinky wrote:

> I=92ve got a couple of questions regarding resolutions.  First, is there
> a way to increase/decrease the resolution of the CLI interface?

I don't know how to do this, but I'm sure someone here does.

> My next question refers to xfree86.  Part of my log file seems to
> indicate X is running at 640x480, and another seems to indicate
> 1024x768.  Is there a way I can test this for sure?

From=20an xterm, type xdpyinfo - it will tell you more than you wanted to
know, including your screen resolution.


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