GnomeRes - A GNOME applet for changing display modes

Copyright © 1999,2000 Ville Syrjälä

Distributed under the terms of GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2.

Note: I no longer maintain this program. Anyone interested in taking over that job should contact me.

News

2000-08-18: French translation added. (0.5.0 and 0.6.0).
2000-08-18: Version 0.6.0 - GNOME 1.2 support.
2000-06-17: Version 0.5.0 - initial release.

Features

* A menu from which you can select the display mode.
* Info on modes presented as tooltips.
* An arrow ponting at the current mode in the menu.
* Mouse wheel support.
* Can lock mode switching.
* Startup display mode configuration.

Requirements

* XFree86 with XFree86-VidModeExtension
* GNOME
  1.0 for 0.5.x
  1.2 for 0.6.x

Credits

Originally based on gtkuickres by Ian Moore.
gtkuickres in turn uses code from xvidmode by Adam Kopacz.
Pixmap handling taken from gnome-print applet.

Screenshots

Screenshots from 0.5.0

Download

0.6.x: Requires GNOME 1.2
Tarball
Source RPM
Binary RPM for x86
0.5.x: Requires GNOME 1.0
Tarball
Source RPM
Binary RPM for x86

Mirrors

USA

Installation

  Set prefix and sysconfdir so that your GNOME software can find the applet after installation.
  Example for Redhat 6.x:
$ ./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc
$ make
# make install

Contact

* Bug reports
* Bug fixes/patches (diff -u format)
* Suggestions
* Whatever
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