Reinstalled UT2004, the alteration to the xorg.conf file did fix the window scaling issue
However, the system still locks up when you select the settings menu.
What have I tried:
Though this might be related to the issue (From the README)
Chapter 5. Common Problems
OpenGL applications crash and print out the following warning:
So I did set the enviroment var
Results were the same. The problem is, the crash halts the system so I can collect no real diagnostic information. Bummer. However, when I rebooted the system (init 3) I collected the Xorg log file from /var/log before restarting X. I have included it in the zip file. As you can see, it only recorded the change of resolution to 800x600 before the halt.