[openbox] Dual monitor, xinerama and full screen movies
mangosoft at comhem.se
Fri May 12 05:48:18 EDT 2006
On Fri, 12 May 2006, fonseka at gmail.com wrote:
> On 5/12/06, Troy Curtis Jr <troycurtisjr at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Perhaps you should give some specifics about what versions of each piece
>> software you are using (xine,mplayer,OB,distro) and where you got the
>> applications (compile from source, portage, rpm, etc).
> I use Gentoo too :) using mplayer 1.0.20060415 compiled from sources
> with portage...
> I use Openbox 3.3_rc2 (revision 2 from portage).
I think there are some fixes related to xinerama in cvs, it was a while
that i looked at it, so i'm sorry i don't have more details right now,
sort of busy this week.
>> On a different subject, you got XGL to work with both monitors? Maybe I
>> should look into it again, I guess they have a fix for it now? When I
>> it earlier in the year you could not get two monitors working...or maybe
>> did something special. Do tell!
> I tryed Xgl two weeks ago, it worked right out of the box (nvidia) but
> Xgl was not aware of xinerama, so the windows on gnome were popping in
> the middle of the two screens... Then I found a patch somewhere that
> added minnimum xinerama support, tryied it, and it worked ok :) if you
> need more info about it, please contact me
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