How to setup independent screens with the Intel driver?
chris at chris-wilson.co.uk
Fri Oct 30 12:08:42 PDT 2015
On Fri, Oct 30, 2015 at 08:00:46PM +0100, Boszormenyi Zoltan wrote:
> 2015-10-30 19:15 keltezéssel, Chris Wilson írta:
> > On Fri, Oct 30, 2015 at 06:17:50PM +0100, Boszormenyi Zoltan wrote:
> >> In my case with this particular POS machine, the intended primary display,
> >> the built-in LVDS with a touchscreen attached is apparently wired to pipe 1.
> >> With this driver behaviour, I can't configure it to be kept as the default :0.0 screen
> >> if an external display is plugged in. Can this behaviour be changed?
> > It would need another user parameter. There are several technical
> > limitations that make automatic assignment difficult. So try
> > commit 94d271b239d358f71ae0bcfcc31422a569d73d41
> > Author: Chris Wilson <chris at chris-wilson.co.uk>
> > Date: Fri Oct 30 18:07:37 2015 +0000
> > sna: Allow pipes to be manually assigned to ZaphodHead
> > -Chris
> Thanks for your work, I just tested it. At startup, it seems to work:
> 1. it doesn't complain about invalid pipe
> 2. cursor appears on :0
> 3. application appears on :0
> Then as soon as I touch the touchscreen, the cursor jumps to :1 and
> further cursor movements are on :1 from that point.
I'm baffled. xinput fun? cursors in the driver are allocated per-CRTC
and handled at a screen level. As far as I am aware, the driver only
has to position a cursor at a certain coordinate on the framebuffer (and
so has to translate that into a CRTC location).
> Attached is my current configuration, hopefully I got it right.
Looks fine to me.
Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre
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