X-Server 1.3, randr 1.2 and dualscreen?
gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Sun Mar 25 14:25:38 PDT 2007
Andreas Schildbach wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just built and installed xserver(server-1.3-branch) and xrandr(master)
> on a freshly installed Ubuntu Feisty Beta.
> I am using this together with the following Ubuntu packages:
> Name Version Description
> libxrandr-dev 1.2.0-3ubuntu1 X11 RandR
> extension library (development headers)
> libxrandr2 1.2.0-3ubuntu1 X11 RandR
> extension library
> xserver-xorg-video-i810-modesetti 1.6.5.git20061014.ac1-1ubuntu4 X.Org
> X server -- Intel i8xx, i9xx display driver (modesetting)
> The X-Server starts and works on the internal notebook display. The
> picture is cloned to my external display. Now, I'd like to extend my
> Desktop to the external display, which is connected and switched on.
> $ xrandr --verbose
> Screen 0: minimum 1280 x 768, current 1280 x 768, maximum 1280 x 768
> default connected 1280x768+0+0 normal (normal left inverted right) 0mm x
> Identifier: 0x52
> Timestamp: -2070506390
> Subpixel: horizontal rgb
> CRTC: 0
> CRTCs: 0
> 1280x768 (0x53) 59.0MHz
> h: width 1280 start 0 end 0 total 1280 skew 0 clock
> v: height 768 start 0 end 0 total 768 clock
> Where is the names of the outputs? I don't even see the external output.
> I need that argument(s) to issue something like
I think you need to rebuild the xserver and xrandr programs against the
new randr proto. Either that or you build the driver against the wrong
xserver. Basically there is something wrong with your compilation order
in some capacity.
At least I think so - could be wrong.
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