adding montior redetect to randr
libv at skynet.be
Tue Dec 27 03:14:07 PST 2005
On Tue, Dec 27, 2005 at 12:07:21PM +0100, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> What on earth does monitor detection have to do with RandR? :) Xinerama
> seems closer to me.
> AFAIK the driver can manipulate the mode list in whatever way it pleases
> at any time.
Unless you want the driver polling the monitor and all the output
devices all the time (as afaik only a few devices do interrupts on CRT
dis/reconnect), there should be a way for the user to tell the X server
that a new device has been attached or that one has been removed.
If xrandr isn't the right candidate for this, then xf86VidMode probably
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