Subject: Re: Xinerama support?
To: Julio Merino <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Rob Hoopman <email@example.com>
Date: 07/26/2002 22:30:42
Julio Merino wrote:
>On Fri, 26 Jul 2002 20:54:18 +0200
>Rob Hoopman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>I probably wasn't very clear in my previous mail, I've got two monitors
>>working fine on my machine.
>>1600x1200 + 800x600
>>The problem is application (wm) support for xinerama, all wms I tried
>>are placing windows on the outside the viewport area of the smaller
>>monitor essentially treating my desktop as one big square desktop and
>>are maximizing windows across both monitor.
>>I think a wm that claims to be xinerama-aware would avoid doing these
>>things, but so far I'm having no luck.
>Hmm... it seems it's not getting xinerama then. Have you configured screen
> Screen "Screen 1"
> Screen "Screen 2" LeftOf "Screen 1"
>I use fvwm2 and it works perfectly, treating each screen independantly.
fvwm2 works perfectly, thanks for the suggestion
The default pink theme needs some work though ;-)