Oneiric aspect ratio

ssc1478 ssc1478 at
Thu Dec 15 02:18:58 UTC 2011

On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 3:29 AM, Colin Law <clanlaw at> wrote:
> On 13 December 2011 22:38, ssc1478 <ssc1478 at> wrote:
> > I have a Dell Inspiron 1210 netbook that was bought new years ago with 8.04
> > preinstalled.   I recently installed Oneiric on it and can not figure out
> > how to get the fonts or aspect ratio correct.  The fonts look stretched and
> > slightly out of focus.  I've tried changing themes and fonts but so far no
> > luck.
> I sounds as if it has got the wrong screen resolution.  Go to System
> Settings (from the cog in the top right hand corner) and select
> Displays.  There you should be able to set the screen resolution.
> Colin

I went into the Displays option.  I have only one choice: 1024x768 (4:3)

Not sure if this info will help, but I also went into System Info  and
under Graphics it says:

Driver - Software Rasterizer
Experience - Standard


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