Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Wed Oct 15 18:46:25 BST 2008

Jim Douglas wrote:

> I installed Kubuntu 8.1 into Sun VirtualBox VM.  My displain in Windows
> supports 1280x800.
> Inside the Kubuntu VM I cannot set the display past 800x600, I can when I
> start up a Windows Server VM.
> It's frustrating because the window is so small.

You probably need the "Guest Additions".  Later versions of the non-OSE
version include them, but some versions require you to install them
separately. Go to the VirtualBox site, and look for "Guest Additions"

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