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Get current Xorg resolution via xrandr

Terminal - Get current Xorg resolution via xrandr
xrandr | grep \* | cut -d' ' -f4
2010-05-30 15:50:12
User: rubenmoran
Functions: cut grep
Get current Xorg resolution via xrandr

Not sure if it works the same on any shell.


There are 3 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
$ xrandr -q|perl -F'\s|,' -lane "/^Sc/&&print join '',@F[8..10]"
xrandr -q|sed -n 's/.*current[ ]\([0-9]*\) x \([0-9]*\),.*/\1x\2/p'
2010-02-02 10:00:31
User: chmouel
Functions: sed

To show your current resolution on your desktop

xrandr -q | awk -F'current' -F',' 'NR==1 {gsub("( |current)","");print $2}'
xrandr | grep \* | awk '{print $1}'

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on Ubuntu 10.4 LTS run ok!

Comment by 0disse0 254 weeks and 5 days ago

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