[SoaS] Fwd: Blueberry Screen Resolution

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Fri Feb 26 12:34:50 EST 2010

I think changing the resolution in the Terminal activity should work - enter

	xrandr -s 1024x768

I'm not sure if Virtual Box supports the non-standard 1200x900 resolution. VMWare does, in OLPC images there used to be a xorg-vmware.conf for that purpose. Have not tried with SoaS though.

- Bert -

On 26.02.2010, at 17:06, Sean Daly wrote:
> Tom, you're a whiz with VMs :-) perhaps you have advice for Kevin?
> thanks
> Sean
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Kevin Petursson <thalon at mymts.net>
> Date: Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 1:58 AM
> Subject: Blueberry Screen Resolution
> To: feedback at sugarlabs.org
> Hello,
> I am running Blueberry release in Sun Virtual Box Environment on a
> Windows XP machine.  I tried to use the Pippy python programming
> application but was unable to see very much of the left hand column of
> what seem to be example folders/programs.  Is there a way to increase
> the screen resolution to 1200x900 (XO native resolution) from the
> default 800x600?
> So far my kids (7 and 4) both love using this OS.  Although at this
> point they see it a just another program.  Keep up the good work.
> Thanks.
> Kevin Petursson
> Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
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