[sf-lug] Resolution Issues
asheesh at asheesh.org
Mon Jul 30 17:19:58 PDT 2007
On Mon, 30 Jul 2007, Tom Haddon wrote:
> If you know for sure what resolution it should be, I'd recommend
> dropping into recovery mode (or simply stopping X and dropping into a
> terminal), and then running sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg - this
> will walk you through setting up your Xorg.conf file correctly.
> Alternatively you could edit it yourself (having made a backup of
If you want to just re-run Ubuntu's autodetection, use:
$ sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh xserver-xorg
Adding "-phigh" means only ask the questions whose "p"riority is "high".
That should be very few questions and give you the same result, but with
less bother, than the above suggestion.
It got to the point where I had to get a haircut or both feet firmly
planted in the air.
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