Independent Multimonitor Mode in X11R7.3

Deepak Bhatia deepak.bhatia at
Fri Jun 13 06:17:21 PDT 2008

Thanks Alan,

Can we update the same on or we can update "man
i810" page on X11R7.3.

Best Regards

Deepak Bhatia 

-----Original Message-----
From: Alan Hourihane [mailto:alanh at] 
Sent: Friday, June 13, 2008 5:48 PM
To: Deepak Bhatia
Cc: xorg list; dawes at
Subject: RE: Independent Multimonitor Mode in X11R7.3

On Fri, 2008-06-13 at 17:29 +0530, Deepak Bhatia wrote:
> Dear All,
> We have the laptops of HP nx6120 and additional monitor of HP LI1706.
> The below link doesn't specifically tells about
> modes of the dual head.
> The HP laptop has the following chipset Intel 915GM/GMS,910GML Express
> Chipset.
> I want to request if somebody has written a successful xorg.conf or
> xrandr1.2 suitably to get clone/expand/independent.

You won't get independent with the new driver. Only expand and clone.
The independent mode was broken and it's yet to be fixed.



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