Bug#492457: Regression: Dual head screen size detection broken after upgrade
jcristau at debian.org
Sun Jul 27 06:41:38 PDT 2008
On Sun, Jul 27, 2008 at 15:12:58 +0200, Tobias Diedrich wrote:
> Alex Deucher wrote:
> > This is probably due to a change in default xrandr mode selection
> > policy in the two xserver versions you are using.
> > > (However fluxbox still thinks the desktop is 1600x1200, for example when
> > > maximizing windows, but I suspect this is a fluxbox bug?)
> > >
> > Since you are using a clone mode, fluxbox is getting it's geometry
> > from the 1600x1200 screen.
> Well, it's not exatcly clone mode if the second screen is set up
> using "xrandr --output VGA-0 --auto --right-of DVI-0"? :)
Fluxbox doesn't respond to screen geometry changes, so it needs to be
restarted to update its view of the geometry (for example using the
'Restart' entry in the menu).
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