[Test-Announce] Fedora 15 Alpha TC2 Available Now!

Michal Jaegermann michal at harddata.com
Thu Feb 17 00:57:47 UTC 2011

On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 05:06:25PM -0500, Nalin Dahyabhai wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 02:57:43PM -0700, Michal Jaegermann wrote:
> > On my 1600x1200 screen I am getting a totally unreadable mess with a
> > bunch of crazy hieroglyphics (icons) with absolutely undecipherable
> > titles.  Where some letters can be distinguished they are obviously
> > doubles.  What is more there is no obvious way to try to fix this
> > mess (yes, I guessed where some purported configurations may be).
> The text in your screenshot doesn't look to me like a configuration
> problem.  It looks like a bug, perhaps specific to your hardware,
> perhaps not.  FWIW, on my screen, it's actually readable (running F15 as
> of this morning).

You are extremely generous calling that "text".

The hardware is SyncMaster 213T LCD Samsung monitor, 1600x1200,
driven by a DVI-0 digital output of a radeon card using kernel
modesetting.  With something other than gnome-shell this has a very
nice and stable picture.  I am afraid of even think how this may
look on a lesser hardware.

Besides, as I already mentioned, color schemes and other settings
are absolutely unacceptable (but at this moment at least they do not
look like adjustable -  I am afraid that this may be another "design


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