Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 599334
Screen resolution only 800x600, no option to change better than that, while fedora 13 has better
Last modified: 2013-07-02 21:02:30 EDT
Created attachment 419262 [details]
Virtual machine with low resolution on screen
Description of problem:
after installing Virtual machine, resolution of VM's screen always 800x600, which
is not good for various application (testing gnome-display-properties, RHN registration) as Buttons are not available
Video = cirrus, RAM 9MB
Host Machine: Fedora 13 x86_64
Guest: RHEL6 Nightly (1June2010)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. install virtual machine with cirrus video (default in fedora virt-manager)
2. reboot after installation
3. login desktop, run 'gnome-display-properties'
it is 800x600
can be better
install fedora 13 as guest, it has better resolution with same host machine with same 'cirrus' video card.
Created attachment 419289 [details]
xorg file /var/log/Xorg.0.log
Even vesa is not better, but same resolution:-(
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That definitely shouldn't be. It looks like this is fallout from the DMT mode list update in the X server core though, cirrus is definitely carrying the patch for qemu detection. Hm hm hm.
Devel ack at any rate.
Yeah, this is a server bug. Patch ready.
2502555 build (RHEL-6-candidate, /cvs/dist:rpms/xorg-x11-server/RHEL-6:xorg-x11-server-1_7_7-5_el6) completed successfully
Created attachment 422503 [details]
it is fixed - Screenshot with both applications
I'm able to get 1024x768 (RHEL6.x86_64 cirrus/kvm).
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.