lubuntu and newrez in netbook screen

Yorvyk yorvik.ubunto at
Wed Mar 21 18:03:59 UTC 2012

On Wed, 21 Mar 2012 21:07:35 +0800
"WANG, Xiaoyun" <arsnova at> wrote:

> Hi, all,
> I just realized that lubuntu maillist has a new address, so here is my
> question to the new list.
> I was desperate to increase the screen resolution of my netbook(1024*600)
> so I gave newrez a try under lubuntu. I ran the script newrez and increased
> the resolution to 1280*750. The screen display seemed ok though a bit
> blurry, but my mouse was still confined in the original 1024*600 area so it
> could not reach the increased part of the screen, which made the increase
> of resolution useless.
> Have you used newrez under lubuntu and did you encountered the same issue?
> Is there a workaround for this problem. I think newrez is a great
> enhancement for lubuntu in netbook as long as it can work. Thanks in
> advance.
I think this is the relevant bit 'Newrez is a nautilus script...'.  Lubuntu doesn't use Nautilus, so I doubt it will work as intended.


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