X regression

Frans de Boer frans at fransdb.nl
Wed Aug 11 11:43:17 PDT 2010

On 08/11/2010 04:35 PM, Andre Majorel wrote:
> On 2010-08-11 10:50 +0200, Frans de Boer wrote:
>> The automatic configuration of the X server is a good step ahead. Alas,
>> there are some issues involving the user experience. To name just two:
>>   - Easy per desktop resolution setting with or without panning is missing.
>>   - Easy definition of virtual screen and on the fly screen resolution
>> changes using the ctrl+alt+-/+ keys are missing.
>> [...]
>> The above remarks can be overcome by manually creating/editing the
>> xorg.conf file. But be honest, normal end users can do that?
> There is a way to get ctrl-alt-[+] and ctrl-alt-[-] back ?
> Please share. I've mentioned them not working several times on
> different mailing lists and NEVER got an answer.
In the section Screen you can add the next lines:
Section Screen
  SubSection "Display"
    Depth      24
    Modes      "1680x1050" "1600x1024" "1600x1000" "1400x1050"
"1600x900" "1280x10
24" "1440x900" "1280x960" "1366x768" "1360x768" "1280x800" etc.

Hopes this helps.

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