AAlchemy Feb 14, 2013 @ 1:07pm
Linux issue with fullscreen
I enabled fullscreen (on a dual display nvidia-twinview setup) and I get half the game fullscreen on one display. I am unable to disable fullscreen because the checkbox would have been on the other screen which the game is currently not using. How do I reset the config to get it to forget I selected fullscreen? I already tried to delete and reinstall the game. Is there a launch option to force windowed mode again?
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Niwa Feb 14, 2013 @ 9:27pm 
Usually games store their configuration somewhere in the home directory. I did this

find ~ -iname '*assault*'

So I came across
~/.java/.userPrefs/net/puppygames/applet/Droid Assault Local/prefs.xml

Change the value of the line
<entry key="fullscreen2" value="2"/>
from 2 to 1.

Hope that works for you.
Last edited by Niwa; Feb 15, 2013 @ 12:05am
AAlchemy Feb 15, 2013 @ 6:29am 
That did it.

cprince  [developer] Feb 15, 2013 @ 8:38am 
I'll patch it later as well so you can set the viewport. Unfortunately the issue where it shuts down the other monitor is actually a driver issue apparently (don't know if you have that particular problem)
AAlchemy Feb 15, 2013 @ 11:13am 
actually the second monotor happily went on its way displaying a firefox window at the time.
cprince  [developer] Feb 15, 2013 @ 11:26am 
Ah good. Not all drivers get it wrong.
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