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Making tcl/tk work correctly with a wide-screen monitor


I recently bought a wide-screen monitor to use with my home PC running
linux.  All the other applications look good, but the wish apps all have
extra spacing between the letters, and the letters themselves appear to be
a bit stretched horizontally.  
Here's what I've got in XF86Config for the monitor setup for my default
resolution:

Section "Monitor"
    Identifier "SyncMaster940bw"
    VendorName "Samsung"
    HorizSync 30-81
    VertRefresh 56-75

    # Sony Vaio C1(X,XS,VE,VN)?
    # 1440x900 @ 85.6 Hz, 48 kHz hsync
    ModeLine "1440x900"    106.5 1440 1520 1672 1904   900  903  909  934 -hsync -vsync

I installed ActiveTcl (and BLT) prior to switching monitors and changing
XF86Config.

/dev/in schrieb:

Take a close look at tk scaling, if it shows the right dpi value for
your machine. Its one of the possible problems.

http://wiki.tcl.tk/8484

If its just the fonts, try the difference between Tk 8.5 with xft vs Tk
8.4 without.

Michael

You need the "DisplaySize" entry in your your Monitor section:

The same monitor as configured on a customers system:

Section "Monitor"
   DisplaySize  409 256
   HorizSync    30-90
   Identifier   "Monitor[0]"
   ModelName    "1440X900@70HZ"
   Option       "DPMS"
   VendorName   "--> LCD"
   VertRefresh  58-72
   UseModes     "Modes[0]"
EndSection

uwe

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