[Wlug] How to set "-dpi 100" for X with kdm

Andy Stewart andystewart@attbi.com
Fri, 19 Jul 2002 18:24:08 -0400


On Friday 19 July 2002 9:54 am, Aaron Haviland wrote:
>
> Perhaps /etc/X11/xinit/xserverrc (or wherever your distro puts it)? I don't
> know if *dms use it, but i'd think they probably would. mine says:
>
> 	#!/bin/sh
> 	exec /usr/bin/X11/X -dpi 100 -nolisten tcp

Nope, that only works when you use startx as I've discovered.  One right 
answer is to add "-dpi 100" to the tail end of the line in 
/etc/X11/xdm/Xservers:

	:0 local /usr/X11R6/bin/X :0 vt07 -dpi 100

Later,

Andy

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