Setting up a second monitor
Jean Hollis Weber
jean-ooo at taming-openoffice-org.com
Fri Apr 21 02:53:04 UTC 2006
James Gray wrote:
>>>What is the monitor you're trying to plug in (Brand/Model)?
>>Samtron 76E. It's a CRT.
> OK - so one of these? http://www.samtron.com/PRODUCT/76e_fea.html
Looks like it.
> Seems that if you enable Xinerama, you'll loose DRI (accelerated 3D) - if DRI
> is important to you, don't enable Xinerama.
Hmmm... I have no idea of I even use DRI. Sounds like either a
games thing, or a CAD thing, neither of which I use. But could be
I use it without knowing.
> Cool. Have a look at those URL's and see if you can adapt one of the configs
> to your setup. It's not too hard to match option-for-option in the config
> file. Anything after a "#" in the config file is a comment so not used by
> the server.
Okay. I may not get to this until tomorrow. Here it is after noon
already and I haven't done any real work yet today. :-)
> REMEMBER TO BACKUP YOUR WORKING CONFIG FIRST!
Heh. You betcha!
Thank you for all your help. I really appreciate it.
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