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SubjectRe: [offtopic] dual vga?
On Tue, 7 Jul 1998, David Lang wrote:

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> the metro-X server can do it (at least with some cards), one guy in the office
> has two 17" monitors setup on his desk with this and you should see the looks he
> gets from the windows people as they walk by (he is also the most productive
> programmer we have and the only one with linux on his desktop....related facts?
> you decide)

Ok, so:

1) Get metro X
2) start the KDE stuff for BOTH "screens" and yer set!

So what entries in the "startkde" script would you have to duplicate for
screen2 (:0.1)? All of 'em?

-Shawn

> David Lang
>
> On Tue, 7 Jul 1998 linker@nightshade.ml.org wrote:
>
> > Date: Tue, 7 Jul 1998 16:07:51 -0400 (EDT)
> > From: linker@nightshade.ml.org
> > To: Martin Mares <mj@atrey.karlin.mff.cuni.cz>
> > Cc: Jakob Borg <jb@k2.lund.se>,
> > linux-kernel <linux-kernel@vger.rutgers.edu>
> > Subject: Re: [offtopic] dual vga?
> >
> > On Tue, 7 Jul 1998, Martin Mares wrote:
> >
> > > > This may or may not be a kernel issue, but is there a way to have a
> > > > dual-head machine with two vga cards in it? (as opposed to vga+mda)
> > >
> > > With ISA cards it's impossible since the I/O and memory addresses
> > > conflict with each other. With several PCI cards it's possible, but
> > > I know no drivers supporting it (AFAIK, different cards do configuration
> > > of addresses in different ways).
> > >
> >
> > Just upgrade to Windows 98! It had dual-head support and FAT32 so you can
> > have drives bigger then two gigs! Also, it has improved networking so your
> > computer doesn't mysteriously hard lock when you go and piss people off in
> > #linux!
> >
> > /me ducks! :) :) :)
> >
> > -
> > Gregory Maxwell
> >
> >
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