[ltp] Switching X resolutions

flokno linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Mon, 17 Nov 2003 14:36:03 +0100


if i press shift+numlock by ibm r40 just beeps but doesn't switch
in console numlock works?

what can i do?


On Mon, 2003-11-17 at 14:06, Marius Gedminas wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 12:13:22PM +0100, Arno Willig wrote:
> > How can I switch the resolution of the x window system on my t41p?
> > I can't find out how to simulate the + and - keys on the non-existing
> > numblock on the thinkpad keyboard.
> Shift-NumLock, Ctrl+Alt+: works (but it has interesting side effects --
> while trying to figgure out that combination I did something and now my
> window manager ignores mouse clicks and the regular keypad keys do not
> work in xterm.  I guess some X modifier must be stuck down.  Or maybe
> I managed to enable MouseKeys and held down a mouse button somehow.)
> It's simpler to just start xvidtune and click Next/Prev.
> Marius Gedminas