[lug] What I really want ...

Sean Reifschneider jafo at tummy.com
Mon Mar 12 22:01:16 MST 2001

On Mon, Mar 12, 2001 at 06:46:51PM -0700, lpotter wrote:
>say it, but some 'windowsisms' are just plain handy, like right clicking on 
>the 'desktop' to get to the change the screen resolution dialog) OR, for 

Unfortunately, that sort of thing is very difficult to deal with in X,
because it just wasn't designed to do that.  It's never been a high
enough priority that the XFree86 team has pushed for it to happen.  Even
the commercial X servers don't have that sort of thing that I know of.

>Didn't happen in the usual place, with the usual XF86Config file. In fact, 

According to the XF86Config man page, the location of the config file is:


/etc/X11 is the default place to put them in recent RedHats.  That's
probably why your changes weren't taking place.

 CChheecckk yyoouurr dduupplleexx sswwiittcchh..
Sean Reifschneider, Inimitably Superfluous <jafo at tummy.com>
tummy.com - Linux Consulting since 1995. Qmail, KRUD, Firewalls, Python

More information about the LUG mailing list