[xubuntu-users] independant displays (no coupled screen switching)?

Ulli Horlacher framstag at rus.uni-stuttgart.de
Thu Nov 3 06:28:17 UTC 2016

On Wed 2016-10-05 (17:05), Ulli Horlacher wrote:

> My new workstation with Xubuntu 16.04 now has two coupled displays. Both
> have DISPLAY=:0.0 and I cannot switch the virtual screens independantly.
> When I choose another screen with the Workspace Switcher, both displays
> are switched together. BAD.
> With Settings->Display (xfce4-display-settings) I was not able to
> configure the displays independant.
> What is the trick?

Meanwhile I found a solution:
I have to use a hand crafted xorg.conf!


Ullrich Horlacher              Server und Virtualisierung
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Universitaet Stuttgart         E-Mail: horlacher at tik.uni-stuttgart.de
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