ubuntu-8.10-alternate-i386 LTS how to make items on screen smaller?
I have a fresh ubuntu-8.10-alternate-i386 Linux Terminal Server. I
edited /etc/X11/xorg.conf to match my server monitor and have set the
screen resolution to 1280x1024 @ 85 Hz. I am now trying to figure out
how to make the various items on the server screen smaller, so that I
can see more information. At some point, I will need to repeat this
exercise for the clients.
STFW, it looks like changing the dots per inch (DPI) setting is the
answer via a Control Panel (?) application, but I can't find such. I've
used Applications -> Add/Remove to install Applications -> System Tools
-> System Settings, but that doesn't seem to do the job.
Right-clicking on the desktop (similar to XP) doesn't seem to provide a
Searching the mailing list archive only gives bits and pieces of answers.
What is the preferred method for changing the size of items on the
screen? Where is this documented?
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