[Development] Revisiting high-DPI configuration options

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Mon Jun 20 18:09:51 CEST 2016

On segunda-feira, 20 de junho de 2016 14:30:19 PDT Shawn Rutledge wrote:
> 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.
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/X/Quirks#Monitor_Quirks 
> 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.

We would need a correction database, not just a quirks one.

160x90 mm is a valid screen size, correspoding to a 7.2" monitor.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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