Bug 1481395 - support fractional scaling
Summary: support fractional scaling
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gnome-shell
Version: 7.5
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Florian Müllner
QA Contact: Desktop QE
Marie Hornickova
Depends On: 1481381 1481386 1481401 1481405 1481407 1481410 1482140 1504156 1512097 1512448 1516404 1548442
Blocks: 1477926 1479818 1510391
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-08-14 19:59 UTC by Matthias Clasen
Modified: 2019-08-02 11:23 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: gnome-shell-3.26.1-1.el7
Doc Type: Technology Preview
Doc Text:
.Fractional Scaling available as a Technology Preview Starting with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5, GNOME provides, as a Technology Preview, fractional scaling to address problems with monitors whose DPI lies in the middle between lo (scale 1) and hi (scale 2). Due to technical limitations, fractional scaling is available only on Wayland.
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2018-04-10 12:59:43 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2018:0770 0 None None None 2018-04-10 13:01:49 UTC

Description Matthias Clasen 2017-08-14 19:59:31 UTC
We want to support fractional scaling in 7.5 to address problems with monitors whose dpi lies in the middle between lo (scale 1) and hi (scale 2).

Due to technical limitations, we can only support it on Wayland.

Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2018-04-10 12:59:43 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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