Unix/Linux Go Back    


Linux RedHat, Ubuntu, SUSE, Fedora, Debian, Mandriva, Slackware, Gentoo linux, PCLinuxOS. All Linux questions here!

Issues with desktop resolution on Oracle Linux 6.7

Linux


Closed    
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
    #1  
Old Unix and Linux 01-15-2017   -   Original Discussion by dev.devil.1983
dev.devil.1983's Unix or Linux Image
dev.devil.1983 dev.devil.1983 is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Last Activity: 31 March 2017, 9:13 AM EDT
Posts: 39
Thanks: 17
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Issues with desktop resolution on Oracle Linux 6.7

Hi All,

I have recently installed Oracle Linux 6.7 server on Virtual box 5.1. The installation went smooth and i was able to create a VM on Windows 7 as host.The issue is that the default desktop that i see is not at the default resolution and i am only able to see half of the screen.

Initially i though it was related to Virtual box, but guest editions is properly installed and functions associated with guest additions such as shared drive and clipboard sharing are working as expected.

Other thing that i noticed was the missing Xorg.conf file. I tried to create a default one by giving the following command



Code:
Xorg :0 -configure

but it gives the following error



Code:
Fatal server error:
Server is already active for display 0

Not sure where i might be going wrong. Request your expert help here.

THanks,
Dev
Sponsored Links
Closed

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Linux More UNIX and Linux Forum Topics You Might Find Helpful
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Display Issues on Common Desktop Enviroment CDE firestar AIX 1 02-28-2012 07:47 PM
Desktop Resolution kurva Solaris 5 02-17-2009 05:39 AM
SuSE Linux 9.0 resolution change mojoman UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers 0 11-17-2008 02:47 PM
Forward/Reverse Hostname Resolution for Oracle Install bluescreen UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users 2 09-11-2008 02:02 PM
Solaris 10 Desktop resolution simquest UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users 3 07-23-2007 02:25 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:12 AM.