Cannot set second screen beside first screen

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Mon May 24 09:38:51 UTC 2010

On 24 May 2010 12:28, Arnaud bourree <arnaud.bourree at> wrote:
> From log, It looks that you have ATI card.

Yes, I thought that I mentioned that but now I see that I didin't.

> I google a lite and find the following at
>>Newer ati-drivers come with a handy aticonfig script that actually produces a working dual-head setup.
> Can I suggest you to try this tool?
>>aticonfig --initial=dual-head --dtop=horizontal --screen-layout=right --iagp=off -v
>>/etc/init.d/xdm restart

That tool requires the proprietary driver which has many drawbacks,
such as no 3D support. I'd rather avoid that.

Dotan Cohen

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