[PC-BSD Testing] Display tool entry causes spontaneous screen resize

Arthur Koziol A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Tue Jan 12 07:59:35 PST 2010

On 01/12/2010 9:22 AM, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 01/12/2010 08:44, Ian Robinson wrote:
>> Does anyone else have this problem?
>> A spontaneous re-size of the screen resolution to 1024x768 occurred when I
>> selected System Settings -->   Display.
>> I could not undo the change by attempting to use the "Size" tool, even
>> though the screen sizes were on the list.  No matter what, the size remained
>> at 1024x768.  However, I could reset the display with %nvidia-settings.
>> I re-ran the sequence (Display / nvidia-settings) several times.  The
>> behavior was 100% repeatable.
> I'm not seeing that here, running x64 + nvidia, and dual-head. I'm
> guessing xrandr is trying to determine the resolution of your monitor,
> and mis-identifying it as 1024x768 and applying it.
> Anybody else run into this on their system or with a non-nvidia setup?

I am not seeing this on my abuse box (Intel 915 integrated VGA).


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