Input Devices

Jim Gettys Jim.Gettys at
Tue Aug 2 12:52:11 PDT 2005

The issue goes back to mode selection.  Someone has to set up the video
parameters to match what the monitor/projector wants.  Right now, this
problematic, particularly on Intel displays, but often set wrong on
other displays as well. 
			- Jim

> Isn't the real problem with X screen hotplug is not the X server as
> such?  But the device drivers and on PC platforms the ACPI support in
> the kernel and the firmware/BIOS ??  If that stuff worked, then the only
> problem would be getting resolution to match what the projector
> supports. 
> Charles Johnson
> Intel Corporation
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