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Re: Thinkpad 560x users - an appeal
On Thu, 11 Sep 2003, Todd C. Miller wrote:
> In message <BB86CC7F.3C06email@example.com>
> so spake Andrew Hodgson (andrewh):
> > The main one is increasing the default console mode to fill the screen,
> > which does 800x600 in X. The default console has a border of about 1.5
> > inches at top and bottom, and a clear inch either side. Have any 560x users
> > resolved this?
> Many laptops have a BIOS option to "stretch" the screen to fill the
> available space. Just something to look for...
Some older ones don't. So, you might be stuck with that. Try
booting into DOS and see if you have the same problem.
"What we have done with PCs so far is not natural" - Craig Mundie, CTO Microsoft