Ferdes: No different except that the view got as wide as the screen. but the log and shut-down remains unchanged.
Just a thought: Should I move away from IceWM to fix it? Install a task- ? I like Ice, but would be talked out of it if it fixed that screen. How could I reposition that log-in box on the screen? Could a "Clever person" write a different boot screen configuration for us Eeep 701 users, to shift it?
I think the minimum size for that screen must be 800x600, so your 640x480
screen is too small. Ask HootieG if any of the other Window Managers
have a 640x480 screen. do-vesa in Synaptic might help but I think again
that the 800x600 screen would be needed again, would be the same problem.
I'd try do-vesa once just to see what happens, run do-vesa in terminal and
reboot. To return to regular driver use the PCL Control Center. That's how
that would work.
If you hold down Alt, then hold down the left mouse key the screen should be