[CentOS] 1600x900 not available

Thu Jan 11 20:08:32 UTC 2018
Sean Smith <stoc2528 at gmail.com>

On 01/11/2018 12:34 PM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> Sean Smith wrote:
> <snip>
>> setting my resolution to 1600x900 is a cheesy, yet effective, way to do
>> get what I need.
>> ...Now if I can just get my touchpad to FRICK'N disable while typing.
> If/when you do, *PLEASE* post the solution. If you're a manager, or gamer,
> I guess touchpads are great. If you're *typing*, they're dreadful, that's
> where the ball of my thumb goes.
>      mark

Okay, got the "disable touchpad while typing" thingy working.

Here's what I did:

Install dconf-editor if you haven't already.

Then, from a console (not as su), run:

dconf write /org/gnome/desktop/peripherals/touchpad/disable-while-typing 

This seems to have worked for me.

Good luck,