[K12OSN] desktop resolution issue
ltsp at symbio-technologies.com
Wed Feb 22 00:12:53 UTC 2006
You may need to add a kernel command line option to set the video
framebuffer to 1024x768 (some laptops are funny that way).
and try adding the kernel command line option: vga=0x318
PS: I'm not positive this is the problem. Just a guess.
On Tue, 2006-02-21 at 15:54 -0500, William Fragakis wrote:
> I've googled to no avail. I hope someone can help. We've built a cart
> of IBM Celeron laptops which are thin (wayfast) clients off of 4.4.1
> running on a P4 server with Intel i865 (iirc) video.
> So far, so good. Issue is that I've tried to set the desktop at 1064 x
> 768 but I get a 800 x 600 resolution on a 1064 x 768 desktop - the
> funky one whose edges go past the edge of the monitor. When I go to
> preferences, it shows that I'm in 1064 x 768. The only fix is to choose
> another resolution then go back. Then I get real 1064. However, when
> the server restarts, the issue returns.
> I've hardcoded 1064 in lts.conf both with and without additional
> resolution info and still get the same problem. I'm sure it's something
> simple but what am I missing here?
> btw, we are using GNOME on kdm so we can automate login if that matters.
> William Fragakis
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