Xserver 1.7 and Xinerama/xrandr

Florian Echtler floe at butterbrot.org
Thu Oct 8 00:43:40 PDT 2009

> > I've just finished a looong recompile of quite a lot of things in order
> > to run the 1.7 Xserver release. Now everything works fine again, with
> > one exception: my Gnome desktop has partly lost its dual-screen
> > awareness. The two screens are configured correctly on login, however,
> You need to rebuild GTK+ if you didn't have libxrandr 1.3 installed when
> it was built.
Yes, that did the trick - thanks for your help. A clear case of PEBKAC,
by the way - I had at some point disabled Xinerama support for the GTK+
build.. :-/

Thanks again,
Yours, Florian
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