Yes, you will need to log in as root. If you can't find a front-end like
Yast or Sax that will henerate the code for you, then go to
and find the header under the 'screen' section that defines your screen
resolution. Make sure you make a back-up copy of XF86Config before you
change it so that you can revert to the previous settings whenever you fail.
"trufflesdad" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I have been asked by my neighbour to alter the screen res which is very
> low......I goto the setting screen but cannot alter it...Do I have to
> as root user to do this and if so how...Please....
> Ted Wager
> Using Libranet Linux