[Tuxaloosa] VBox on slackware

Robby Workman rw at rlworkman.net
Mon Jan 5 06:01:23 UTC 2009

On Sun, 28 Dec 2008 12:26:15 -0600
E Hanson <leprkhn at gmail.com> wrote:

> i've had to put vbox on hold, but i'll keep the bin release in mind.
> did you use an rpm?

I used their automatic installer build; it puts stuff in /opt, so it's
easy enough to wipe away if needed.

> i got a 22' lcd and i'm having problems getting xorg to output
> 1680x1050 res.

Try making an xorg.conf file with "X -configure" -- that tells X to
probe the hardware and generate a config file, which is places
at /root/xorg.conf.new
Move that config to /etc/X11/xorg.conf and see how it works :)

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