Just made the switch to Jaunty
fatgerman at ntlworld.com
Sun Oct 11 21:44:22 UTC 2009
On Sunday 11 Oct 2009 20:18:45 Paul Rumelhart wrote:
> 3) When I boot up, my login screen is at 1920x1200, which for my card
> means that I have to pan around in a 1680x1050 window. I have gone into
> the system settings and set the display to be 1680x1050, but it shows
> that in a pan-able 1920x1200 window - which is not what I want. How do
> I get the initial login screen to start at 1680x1050, or at least have
> KDE switch to 1680x1050 when it comes up? I can go into Desktop
> settings after I've logged in and change the refresh rate and have it
> set the resolution correctly (it already thinks it's at 1680x1050, so I
> have to change something to get the update button to show up).
Edit /etc/X11/xorg.conf and add
Identifier "Configured Monitor"
Option "PreferredMode" "1680x1050"
The section will probably already exist, it's only the PreferredMode line you should need to add.
> 1) Is there a plasma widget that will show the amount of memory that is
> being used? I found one for CPU and network activity, but haven't seen
> a memory one.
plasma-widgets-addons might contain one.
I have one on my system but I have all the backports, testing, and ppa repos enabled. I do not have the memusage widget installed so the one I have can't be that one.
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