Puppy Linux Discussion Forum Forum Index Puppy Linux Discussion Forum
Puppy HOME page : puppylinux.com
"THE" alternative forum : puppylinux.info
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

The time now is Fri 25 Jul 2014, 05:17
All times are UTC - 4
 Forum index » House Training » Beginners Help ( Start Here)
How to rotate and fit to 800x600 screen?
Moderators: Flash, Ian, JohnMurga
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Author Message
shakki87

Joined: 18 May 2013
Posts: 2

PostPosted: Sat 18 May 2013, 15:56    Post_subject:  How to rotate and fit to 800x600 screen?  

I have a small monitor it only supports 800x600 smaller. Im trying to change the size to 600x800 and rotate using xrandr. It wont change the mode and when rotated it wont fit the screen even when using smaller screen size. I'm using the screen vertically so I need to make the size fit the screen. How can this be accomplisted?
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
Burn_IT


Joined: 12 Aug 2006
Posts: 958
Location: Tamworth UK

PostPosted: Sun 19 May 2013, 07:32    Post_subject:  

I suspect only with the graphics driver!
_________________
I can't remember the last time I forgot something!
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
`f00


Joined: 06 Nov 2008
Posts: 809
Location: the Western Reserve

PostPosted: Sun 19 May 2013, 21:20    Post_subject:
Sub_title: possibility
 

mmmmaybe..

zarfy
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
shakki87

Joined: 18 May 2013
Posts: 2

PostPosted: Mon 20 May 2013, 13:42    Post_subject:  

Tried zarfy but still doesn't work. Seems impossible to change screen resolution except 800x600. When rotation with size 800x600 part of the screen doesn't show in the screen. Any programme to scale the screen size?
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
Karl Godt


Joined: 20 Jun 2010
Posts: 3953
Location: Kiel,Germany

PostPosted: Fri 24 May 2013, 17:55    Post_subject:  

boot with the vga=ask kernel parameter instead of vga=normal and look if it offers some 800x600 modes . Then look into /etc/modprobe.d/*.conf files for modeset=X lines .
_________________
«Give me GUI or Death» -- I give you [[Xx]term[inal]] [[Cc]on[s][ole]] .
Macpup user since 2010 on full installations.
People who want problems with Puppy boot frugal Razz
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
Display_posts:   Sort by:   
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
 Forum index » House Training » Beginners Help ( Start Here)
Jump to:  

Rules_post_cannot
Rules_reply_cannot
Rules_edit_cannot
Rules_delete_cannot
Rules_vote_cannot
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
[ Time: 0.0468s ][ Queries: 11 (0.0074s) ][ GZIP on ]