Can't get resolution higher than 640x480 after playing Frets on Fire
rd.jansen at gmail.com
Sat Jan 3 06:51:56 UTC 2009
2009/1/3 NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net>:
> On 01/02/2009 02:54 PM, Ruud Jansen wrote:
>> After a game of Frets on Fire (fullscreen in 640x480), I am not able
>> to reset the resolution back to the original resolution. When I go to
>> System > Preferences > Screen Resolution, I can only choose 640x480
>> and 320x240. Restarting X and rebooting didn't fix the problem.
>> I am using the nvidia-glx-173 driver, but reconfiguring or
>> reinstalling that driver doesn't seem to fix the problem.
>> When I started using Linux I just changed my xorg.conf for configuring
>> the screen resolutions. But since that is rather empty, I have no idea
>> where to add extra screen resolutions.
>> Some help would really be appreciated.
> It would be helpful if you tell us what version of Ubuntu you are using.
Sorry, I forgot to mention that I'm using Ubuntu 8.10.
> If you are using 8.10, reboot, select the Recovery kernel & then use
> xfix (4th option I think) to reset the video & then select the first
> option to continue normally.
Running xfix also does not seem to fix the problem, xfix disables the
nvidia driver and then I'm still only able to choose resolutions up to
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