dont we need a 768x1024 mode ?
robert at paceblade.com
Wed Oct 29 12:00:46 EET 2003
ok .. i think it is working now ... .
the problem is KDE since it screwed up somehow .. i am was 3.1.0 KDE and
if i choose there ( Control Center ) to rotate to right it rotate`s
upside down , when i rotate left i get the KDE Bar in the middle of the
screen and rotation back to normal is fine ..
i am updating now to KDE 3.1.4 to see if it makes a difference ...
I think i am there and i ll now look then at tslib to get my touchscreen
also working ...
Robert Woerle schrieb:
> so it looks even better now ...
> when i compile Xsmi using Vesa and not Xfbdev
> then i can start without -dumb and i get a kinda speedy window
> but still when i turn the screen i get the dimensions messed up and
> height does not become 1024 and widht not 768 ...
> they stay at the old stuff ... and fe the KDE-Tasbar is in the 2/3 of
> the screen...
> should nt we need a dimension like 768x1024 which in the same the
> randr is used to switch
> if we did rotation ?
> where could i hack in such a mode and make xrandr aware of that ?
> Keith Packard schrieb:
>> Around 12 o'clock on Oct 27, Robert Woerle wrote:
>>> how do i know again start the Xsmi ?
>> It's just an X server; use whatever tools you like to start it up.
>> The Xfbdev manual will show you the available options (which are
>> pretty limited). An easy way is to write a shell script that
>> launches Xsmi with the right options and make a symlink from
>> /usr/X11R6/bin/X to it (I call mine Xtiny). Then most tools (like
>> kdm, gdm or xstart) will 'just work'.
>> I'll enclose my script to start Xmach64, you can see how it works and
>> modify to suit. Note that you should 'exec' the server from the
>> script so that it runs as the same process ID. Otherwise the various
>> X server manager programs will get a bit confused.
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