Anyone using a large panning desktop
w41ter at gmail.com
Sat Oct 22 03:25:06 PDT 2011
On 10/14/2011 02:29 PM, Harry Putnam wrote:
> Is anyone here running a large panning (pannable) desktop.
> If so would you mind posting your combination of hardware and X
> related settings and versions?
I saw your questions about broken panning in another mailing list,
so I tried adding "Virtual 2048 1024" to the Display subsection
in xorg.conf the way I did years ago.
I was disappointed to find that the change had no effect so I
assumed that I was having the same problem you are and forgot
I was shocked this morning to find that simply logging in as a
different user (with a fresh home directory) produces a working
I'm running gnome 2.32.x on xorg server 1.9.5 with the proprietary
nvidia drivers 173.14.31.
The salient point is, obviously, that something in my usual gnome
environment breaks desktop panning -- but what is it? Gnome has
so many knobs to twiddle I don't even know where to start looking.
Anyone else have an idea?
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