Improvements in X -configure

Alan Coopersmith Alan.Coopersmith at Sun.COM
Wed Apr 13 14:10:26 PDT 2005

Jonas Melian wrote:
> 4- Screen
> To choose the 3 better modes (according to the number of Hertz, 85 or
> more very well, 75 is ok, 60 ?) for each depth (24, 16, 8, 4).

The problem with the "higher hz is better" method of picking a mode is
it often picks worse modes on LCD's, since you get screen sizes that don't
fit the native resolution well.

	-Alan Coopersmith-           alan.coopersmith at
	 Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

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