Starting X with VGA on and LVDS off

Alex Deucher alexdeucher at
Wed Jan 4 15:29:37 PST 2012

On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 6:15 PM, Andre Majorel <aym-11x at> wrote:
> What arguments do you pass to startx to enable the VGA output
> and disable the LVDS output ?
> Thanks in advance.

I don't think there is a way to do it on the Xorg command line,
however, you can do it via xorg.conf:

See section III.4. "Forcing outputs off or on"


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