Questions about Xrandr for GUI development
gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Sun May 27 12:27:22 PDT 2007
Alberto Milone wrote:
> Hi, I am developing a GUI for Xrandr in pyGTK and I would like to know
> a few things:
> 1) what does * mean?
> 2) what does + mean?
> 3) what does *+ mean?
> I refer to the output of xrandr such as the following:
> VGA disconnected (normal left inverted right)
> LVDS connected (normal left inverted right)
> 1280x800 59.9 +
> 1024x768 60.0
> TMDS-1 connected 1680x1050+0+0 (normal left inverted right) 0mm x 0mm
> 1680x1050 59.9*+
> 1280x1024 75.0 59.9
Not 100% sure but I think * is the current mode and + is the preferred
mode for that output.
*+ is just when both those things converge (e.g. it's not a symbol in
it's own right, it's just two separate symbols)
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