Laptop screen below external monitor

Keith Packard keithp at
Sun Feb 7 18:36:01 PST 2010

On Sun, 7 Feb 2010 18:19:12 -0500, Nick Hoffman <nick at> wrote:

> How can I move LVDS down to position 0x1050 ?

xrandr doesn't allow you to do that, because it's generally not useful.

Of course, the protocol does permit it, so you could write a custom

> I'm trying to do this because that's where my KDE panels are. At the
> moment, when I disable DVI-0, my KDE panels are no longer visible.

I thought KDE had fixed this years ago. Presumably there's some way to
configure which output the panel appears on, or perhaps you can tell it
to stick the panel on the 'primary' output.

keith.packard at
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