Question on Dual-Head/TwinView Configuration with intel/i810 driver

Ross Vandegrift ross at
Thu Oct 4 15:27:46 PDT 2007

On Thu, Oct 04, 2007 at 10:14:14PM +0100, Colin Guthrie wrote:
> >>> Also, while I may not need the reference on the right, I may want to
> >>> 'keep an eye' on something that's running, while being able to move
> >>> around freely on the left (email, opera, ssh, rdesktops)   
> >>>
> >> I'm sure it's my own ignorance but I don't see how what you describe is
> >> not possible with xrandr and a suitably advanced window manager?
> > 
> > Do you have any suggestions for a suitably advanced window manager that
> > would allow that functionality?

Enlightenment not only has exactly the functionality you're looking
for and more, it's also the fastest and most beautiful of any
windowing environment out there.

Each Xinerama screen has it's own set of virtual desktops, and one pans
about them independently.

Ross Vandegrift
ross at

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make empty prophecies. The danger already exists that the mathematicians
have made a covenant with the devil to darken the spirit and to confine
man in the bonds of Hell."
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