For me it sounds more like the case that his applications
are started with the option:
-geometry 280x324+1000+700 (example of course)
In stead of:
Couldn't that be the reason for the trouble???
> I sounds like you are still running at 1280x1024 virtual resolution.
> Check the XF86Config file and set the virtual same as the screen size.
> BTW, setting 1024x768 as the first selection in the modes line of
> the screen section of the XF86Config file would be a better way of
> starting in 1024x768 rather than commenting out the modeline.
> >Hi -
> >I'm having a problem running XFree86 3.2 at 1024x768 resolution.
> >Everything fits on the screen at 1280x1024 and is viewable but when
> >I comment out 1280x1024 modeline in my /etc/X86Config file to run at
> >1024x768 and part of the screen is lost. Specifically the bottom tool bar in
> >fvwm95 is gone to an unviewable portion of the display. I am able to
> >move the mouse down an grab the tool bar and move it to the top of the
> >screen inorder to use it.
> >Any suggestions on how to make the 1024x768 resolution completely
> >fit on the viewable part of my 17" NEC Display???