On 11/27/2011 8:37 PM, John Aldrich wrote:
On Sun November 27 2011 10:41:59 AM David wrote:
>> Ok. I tried just doing a "yum downgrade" for KDEPIM and KDEPIM-LIBS
>> that didn't work for me. It was buggy as hell and I don't think it gave
>> me the same version of KMail as I had on Fedora 15. I am seriously
>> thinking about downgrading my whole install as F16 seems buggy as hell!
> "F16 seems buggy as hell!"? Do you *really* mean Fedora 16? Or the KDE
> *that comes with* Fedora 16? There is a difference? :-)
Both, actually. I'm having problems with my screen resolution -- it won't go
beyond 1024x768, when under Fedora 15, it was 1280x1024 on the same exact
hardware, XFCE is screwed up - if I open a console window, it sticks itself in
the upper-left corner, although I did have that problem under F15 as well. Not
to mention KMail 2 has some serious differences in the way it's set up from the
So, yeah... Fedora 16 is messed up, IMNSHO.
I can't help you with this but it might help if you created a xorg.conf
and set the video resolution.
I *can* however help you with the terminal window position.
Install xwininfo if it is not already installed. Open a terminal and
drag it to where you want it to open. Run xwininfo as 'you' and
click on the terminal when prompted. Put the line that starts with
'geometry' in the terminal configuration file in your home directory.
There is also a true or false line in there for a 'blinking' cursor.