Subject: Re: console & X screen?
To: Heiko Nardmann <>
From: Matthias Roessler <>
List: amiga
Date: 12/13/1994 12:11:52
Heiko Nardmann writes:
> I have some problems using a sensible solution on my multiscan
> monitor connected to my A4000.
> With iteconfig I resize the display on my monitor to fit to
> an overscanned screen but when I start X it switches back to the
> NTSC display which I want to get rid of.
> Is there a way to tell X to use that dimensions the console uses?
"startx -- -W 1024 -H 1024 -D 1" works for me with my A2024 

Using this I often have problems with the monitor detecting the change of
the resolution, so I use the iteconfig-method :-(


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