|03-15-09, 03:02 PM||#1|
Join Date: Mar 2009
Cannot save resolution
My problem is that after reboot my screen resolution reverts to the old value (1024*768) from my preferred value (1366*768). I don't know how to make it stick!
I change the resolution in NVIDIA X Server Settings, click Apply and the resolution changes to the correct value, but when I select 'Save to X Configuration File' I get this msg: 'Unable to remove old X config backup file '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.backup'.'. At the next reboot of the system the resolution is back to 1024*768.
GeForce 9200M GS, nvidida driver 180.29
OpenSUSE 11.1 w gnome + compiz
Last edited by au6ie; 03-15-09 at 03:47 PM. Reason: Solved the problem while waiting for an answer :-)
|03-17-09, 04:48 PM||#3|
Join Date: May 2003
Re: Cannot save resolution
I suspect you just need to run nvidia-settings as root, or save the config file somewhere else and copy it over /etc/X11/xorg.conf as root.
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