Resolution change with XRANDR

Stefan Taferner stefan.taferner at
Sun Jun 13 21:27:38 BST 2004

On Sunday 13 June 2004 22:15, Andras Mantia wrote:
> Hi,
>  In kdetv for some TV cards there is a need to change the resolution (to
> a smaller one) of the desktop in order to get a full-screen picture.
> It's done with the XRANDR extension (with XRRSetScreenConfig) but the
> problem is that after returning to the original resolution the window
> sizes and layout of the running applications are changed, usually
> everything is smaller. Is there a way to store and restore the correct
> layout of the windows after a resolution change?

This also happens when using Wine (or WineX).
(just as a sidenote)

Kind regards,

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