Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1031367
X/Gnome3 gets DPI detection wrong
Last modified: 2015-06-29 08:57:18 EDT
Created attachment 825117 [details]
Description of problem:
I updated to Fedora Core 20 via fedup.
After the update i get extremely big fonts and window borders in gnome and in the login screen.
It looks like gnome detects my 21' monitor as a 7' monitor. Resolution is detected correctly.
> xrdb -query | grep dpi
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot system
2. Login screen has big fonts
DPI set to 192dpi
DPI set to 96 dpi
Created attachment 825119 [details]
Gnome Display Configuration Panel
My monitor is a Samsung SncMaster T240.
It looks to me, that the intel driver had some wayland issues and X did a fallback on the vesa drivers. With the latest X updates this no longer happens.
But the DPI Problem persists. I have added a new Xork.log.
Created attachment 825120 [details]
Xorg.log with intel driver loading correctly
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