Twinview works, but Mouse only available in the first of them.

John johnr at
Thu Nov 1 12:02:50 PDT 2007

On Thu, Nov 01, 2007 at 04:19:07PM +0100, Joe Mild wrote:
> Hi List,
> i have following problem. if i configure two screens twinview or
> cinerama the mouse is only availbe in the first screnn. I can't move the
> cursor to the second, but if a window in the second screen has the
> focus, is it possible to control the desktop via keyboard.

A similar problem drove me crazy for a while.  I had to add the horizontal screen size like so:

    Screen      0  "Screen0" RightOf "Screen1"
    Screen      1  "Screen1" 1280 0

Not sure if this applies to your config.


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