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Old 01-18-2009, 09:44 PM   #1
BKC
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Dual monitor on an ati hd 3870, works fine until I reboot.


I have 3d effects working wonderfully, I even have catalyst control center which allows me to do dual monitors as one big screen,it works right away,until I reboot and then it reverts to mirrored. I can work with the one big screen but would really like separate desktops if at all possible, was able to do this in pclos2007 but am ready to try ubuntu.

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Old 01-19-2009, 08:36 PM   #2
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You probably need to modify your xorg.conf

Section "ServerLayout"
...
Option "clone" "false"
...
EndSection

Or if you have my problem, adding -- -nolisten tcp to startx lets it start in the first place, when the network(wireless) isn't up.
 
  


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