[Development] Revisiting high-DPI configuration options

Shawn Rutledge Shawn.Rutledge at qt.io
Mon Jun 20 16:30:19 CEST 2016

> On 17 Jun 2016, at 22:49, Thiago Macieira <thiago.macieira at intel.com> wrote:
>> - Run "./highdpi --metrics", or test with an application.
> See 3 scenarios attached. I'll send a fourth scenario later, when I try at 
> home with my 45" TV that reports its size as 160 x 90 mm.

Don’t you think there should be a quirks database somewhere (outside of Qt) which corrects these cases?  The TV model can be identified, right?

X does it, but that’s not a broad enough scope to cover Wayland.


Maybe it could be done with udev rules or something.  If there is really not yet a proper solution on Linux, there should be, IMO.

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