2 screen settings

Paul Stear linux at appjaws.plus.com
Thu Feb 17 10:14:20 UTC 2011

On Wednesday 16 Feb 2011 13:04:18 Alvin wrote:
> On Wednesday 16 February 2011 11:03:50 Paul Stear wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have 2 screens set up side by side on the kde system settings-monitors.
> > The problem is that on a reboot the configuration is lost and I have to
> > set them up again using the kde systems settings.
> > Do I need to do anything else so that the configuration just happens on
> > reboot? thanks for your time
> Yes, you need to find out the correct xrandr command to set up your
> monitors. Find out[1] what command that is and put it in
> /etc/kde4/kdm/Xsetup
> For example, these are the lines I have:
> xrandr --output VGA1 --mode 1366x768
> xrandr --output LVDS1 --mode 1360x768
> [1] http://wiki.debian.org/XStrikeForce/HowToRandR12
This is the entry I made but it didn't work, I never got the sign in screen.
xrandr --output VGA-1 --mode 1280x1024+0+0
xrandr --output DVI-I-1 --mode 1280x1024+1280+0
Any other ideas?
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