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Re: virtual resolution



On Mon, Dec 16, 2002 at 10:11:16AM -0500, Havoc Pennington wrote:

> On Mon, Dec 16, 2002 at 04:58:32PM +0200, Pavel Rozenboim wrote:
> > 
> > It's possible to change X display resolution by pressing <Ctrl>-<Alt>-+, but
> > the virtual display size remains the same. Is it possible to make virtual
> > display size always equal to current size?
> > 
> 
> XFree86 4.3 has a new extension which allows changing the virtual
> display size. This feature is in Rawhide now, so should be in the next
> release. But in 8.0 you can't do it.

Cool! I've been expecting something like this for years. Is this new
feature capable of switching to a different color depth too?

Cheers,
-- 
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Ingeniero de Sistemas                  Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
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