How to change '75x75 dots per inch'

Leo sdl.web at
Tue Jan 2 07:33:04 PST 2007

* Josh Triplett (2007-01-02 01:39 -0800) said:

>> That's a very good doc. Thanks.
>> But I am looking for something without tweaking xorg.conf because it
>> will be gone in future releases. Any ideas?
> You can certainly continue to use xorg.conf for now.
> The ability to avoid using xorg.conf just means that autodetection
> gets better; in particular, if your display can tell you its size,
> and the driver knows how to ask, Xorg can use that.  With the intel
> driver, you may need to use the new modesetting branch in order for
> the autodetection to work correctly.

I am actually using the modesetting driver that comes with Fedora 6
but it is version 1.6.5.

,----[ xdpyinfo ]
|   dimensions:    1280x800 pixels (433x271 millimeters)
|   resolution:    75x75 dots per inch

> - Josh Triplett

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