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by macondo
Sat Jul 22, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: How to fix the Xorg resolution?
Replies: 14
Views: 6212

Re: How to fix the Xorg resolution?

If you can believe this, I wiped my hd again, and this time installed Freebsd 11.0 with my new toy, "boot only" cd, the repos fly. Everything went fine, till I got into the Xs, bad resolution! I put the xrandr cheat codes in my .xinitrc as shown above. But then, I saw this thread on the forum: https...
by macondo
Sat Jul 22, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: General support
Topic: How to fix the Xorg resolution?
Replies: 14
Views: 6212

Re: How to fix the Xorg resolution?

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pw groupmod -m root <user>
pw groupmod -m video <user>
this is what I got:

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root@Mochi:~ #  pw groupmod -m root bobo
pw: groupname or id required
by macondo
Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: General support
Topic: How to fix the Xorg resolution?
Replies: 14
Views: 6212

Re: How to fix the Xorg resolution?

Based on your Xorg.0.log, the main problem was that a proper driver was not loaded, a second probòem was acceleration was not enabled ... I'm not sure about your results ... resolution might be ok, but performance probably are low I am not satisfied with the results, completely that is. I will foll...
by macondo
Sat Jul 22, 2017 2:39 am
Forum: General support
Topic: How to fix the Xorg resolution?
Replies: 14
Views: 6212

Re: How to fix the Xorg resolution?

I am obsesive, in my Devuan box , I burned a copy of FreeBSD 11.1 RC3 but got no dvd, so I got the "boot only" copy. Pretty nice, I might add. Entered the Xs this time, but still had the same problem: wrong resolution. To make a long story short, I fixed the resolution with xrandar. $ xrandr -s 1600...
by macondo
Fri Jul 21, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: How to fix the Xorg resolution?
Replies: 14
Views: 6212

Re: How to fix the Xorg resolution?

Sorry, it's takien so long. I did the first thing you said in /etc/rc.conf and got this error: WARNING: /: TRIM flag in fs but disk does not support TRIM /etc/rc.conf :35: sintax error: undetermined quoted string Enter full path name of shell or RETURN/ for /bin/sh I was stuck and not knowing what t...
by macondo
Fri Jul 21, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: How to fix the Xorg resolution?
Replies: 14
Views: 6212

Re: How to fix the Xorg resolution?

The resolution is supossed to be 1600x1024
by macondo
Fri Jul 21, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: How to fix the Xorg resolution?
Replies: 14
Views: 6212

Re: How to fix the Xorg resolution?

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by macondo
Fri Jul 21, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: How to fix the Xorg resolution?
Replies: 14
Views: 6212

How to fix the Xorg resolution?

I did a fresh install of Ghostbsd 10.3, on new hard drive, the installation went fine, resolution perfect, no problems with XFCE4. Did a freebsd-update fetch install Did a pkg update/upgrade (480 packages) Rebooted and the resolution went to ###. Tried icewm and jwm, no change. My resolution is 1600...
by macondo
Thu Jul 20, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Feedback
Topic: CD/DVD INSTALLATION
Replies: 1
Views: 1360

CD/DVD INSTALLATION

My other distro of choice is Devuan. The installation I use is "netinstall". The cd is 227MB. After installing the base core packages comes the rest of the software. You can choose DEs or nothing. KDE Gnome MATE LXDE Or choose none, reboot and update/upgrade and start installing xorg, wm, etc So, yo...