RandR bugs

Michel Dänzer michel at daenzer.net
Thu Sep 29 15:17:38 PDT 2005

On Thu, 2005-09-29 at 08:58 -0700, Andy Ritger wrote:
> What does RandR mean if you use TwinView/MergedFB?  

IMHO the same as otherwise: It changes the size of the root window.

> It's one thing to set the size of an X screen; it's another thing to 
> position an arbitrary number of display devices to scanout arbitary 
> portions of that X screen.

As Xinerama is the mechanism for clients to query this information, it
might make sense to extend it to allow making changes as well.

Earthling Michel Dänzer      |     Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
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