[PC-BSD Support] Resetting display resolution - PC-BSD 8.0

Markus Hitter mah at jump-ing.de
Sat Mar 6 01:28:40 PST 2010


Am 06.03.2010 um 07:09 schrieb usmbish at aol.com:

> I tried to manually set xorg.conf to 1440x900 and 32 bit depth
> (as used with  the other two OSs), but during  reboot, a fresh
> xorg.conf is being written. The video driver used by PC-BSD is
> "vesa", 1024x768 with depth of 16.
>
> I went through the KDE Menu:
>
> System ->Display and the only options I get there is
> 1024x768 with a refresh of "auto"

This is a known issue:

<http://trac.pcbsd.org/ticket/243>

The solution for now is to boot with option "7" and check the upper  
of the two boxes in the "advanced" tab. Even with the Trac issue  
closed, the bug isn't solved, yet.


Markus



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