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how can I tell what display setting I am using? [solved]

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Joined: 2006-06-19

I working on a "characteristic" table for various linux distributions on the ASUS eee mini-laptop. One of the column is
whether the distribution is using 800x480 after installation (instead of the user having to "hack" the display setting).
And I want to document so others can see what display setting they are using. So...

How can I tell what display setting I am using? At first glance, I didn't see anything from /etc/X11/xorg.conf - although
I could be looking at it wrongly.


p.s. This issue arises from

tbuitenh's picture
Joined: 2005-12-21
Try the xrandr command

Try the xrandr command without arguments.

Joined: 2006-06-19
Exactly what I wanted.

Exactly what I wanted. Thanks!


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