[LTS Upgrde] Login Screen Resolution issues

Patrick Drechsler patrick at pdrechsler.de
Fri May 16 22:05:07 UTC 2008

sorry for the late reply!

NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net> writes:

> In your xorg.conf (gksu gedit /etc/X11/xorg.conf), you may have to
> modify the virtual settings. For example:
> 	SubSection "Display"
> 		Depth	24
> 		Virtual	1280	1024
> on this monitor and the login screen is fine. However, on my other
> system, Virtual	1280 1024 causes the login screen to do exactly as you
> describe. So on that system, I've modified to:
> 	SubSection "Display"
> 		Depth	24
> 		Virtual	1024	768
> Try that (adjusting for your monitor of course). To test, just select
> switch user, then you don't need to log out etc each time to test.

This solution (trying different combinations) did not resolve the issue.

As this issue is really not so important to me, I will refrain from
searching a solution. Especially since I do not reboot the machine on a
regular basis.

But thanks for offering your solution!


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extract the square root of four without misgivings.
	(Georg Bernhard Shaw)

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