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RE: Multiple monitors and repainting

That worked great, thanks!

-----Original Message-----
From: Earle F. Philhower, III [] 
Sent: Thursday, April 15, 2004 4:52 PM
Subject: Re: Multiple monitors and repainting


Add -multiplemonitors to your XWin command line.

---------- Original Message -------------
Subject: Multiple monitors and repainting
Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2004 10:57:57 -0700
From: <>
To: <>

I have an NVidia  DualView card (Quadro NVS) with two monitors attached
to it.

My monitors are laid out as "2"->"1" (#2 on the left).

I recently upgraded to the new xorg x11 via setup. The version is
xorg-x11 I start X with startxwin.bat. I'm using Windows

The problem is this: If you move an xterm from one screen to the next
(they appear on #2, and I move them to #1), the window stops repainting.
If I move half, the half that was on #2 still repaints, while the #1
half does not.

I'm wondering if you are aware of this issue, and if you have any
solutions or workarounds.

For now all my consoles live in monitor #2 :-)


-David Martinez

-Earle F. Philhower, III

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